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English definition of “workable”

workable

adjective uk   /ˈwɜː.kə.bl̩/ us    /ˈwɝː-/

workable adjective (HAVING EFFECT)

describes a plan or system that can be used effectively: a workable solution/compromise/proposal

workable adjective (SHAPE)

describes a substance that you can shape, change, or process in some way: The ground is too hard to be workable (= dug).
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