Definition of revengeable in English:

revengeable

adjective

  • 1Characterized by a desire for revenge; vengeful, vindictive; avenging.

  • 2Worthy or capable of being revenged. rare after 17th cent.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Gavin Douglas (c1476–1522), poet and bishop of Dunkeld. Either from revenge + -able, or from re- + vengeable [adverb], after revenge.

Pronunciation

revengeable

/rɪˈvɛn(d)ʒəbl/