movable Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “movable” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of movable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"movable" in American English

See all translations

movableadjective [not gradable]

(also moveable)  us   /ˈmu·və·bəl/
able to be moved: We have movable ​screensdividingouroffice into ​workingareas.
(Definition of movable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"movable" in Business English

See all translations


(also moveable) uk   us   /ˈmuːvəbl/
able to be ​moved: The hall's movable seating and flooring will ​allow it to be used as ​performancespace for ​travelingstageshows.
→  movable property
(Definition of movable from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “movable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可动的,活动的…
in Turkish taşınabilir, hareket ettirilebilir…
in Russian переносный, передвижной…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可移動的,活動的…
in Polish ruchomy…
What is the pronunciation of movable?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“movable” in Business English

Just who is driving this thing?
Just who is driving this thing?
by ,
May 03, 2016
by Colin McIntosh Do you remember Herbie the Love Bug? Herbie was a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle car in a string of Walt Disney movies. In typical Disney anthropomorphic style, Herbie goes his own way, falls in love, cries, plays jokes, and generally has a mind of his own. While the new driverless cars, like those being

Read More 

Word of the Day


a very large ball of burning gas in space that is usually seen from the earth as a point of light in the sky at night

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More