col|laps|i|ble


col|laps|i|ble
col|laps|i|ble «kuh LAP suh buhl», adjective.
made so that it can be folded or pushed together: »

a collapsible baby carriage. She put the collapsible card table in the closet.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • col|or|a|ble — «KUHL uhr uh buhl», adjective. 1. that can be colored. 2. Figurative. plausible: »A witness…might be held privileged to refuse to answer a question, for the purpose of presenting, at reasonable length, a colorable objection to the propriety of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • col|lect´a|ble — col|lect1 «kuh LEHKT», verb, adverb, adjective. –v.t. 1. to bring together; gather together: »We collected sticks of wood to make a fire. SYNONYM(S): See syn. under gather. (Cf. ↑gather) 2. to gather together for a set: »Most boys collect stamps… …   Useful english dictionary

  • col|lect|i|ble — «kuh LEHK tuh buhl», adjective, noun. –adj. that can be collected. –n. an object of popular culture that has become rare and unusual enough to be a collector s item: »Chopping boards and a host of other old time kitchen utensils and accessories… …   Useful english dictionary

  • col´or|a|ble|ness — col|or|a|ble «KUHL uhr uh buhl», adjective. 1. that can be colored. 2. Figurative. plausible: »A witness…might be held privileged to refuse to answer a question, for the purpose of presenting, at reasonable length, a colorable objection to the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • laps|a|ble — «LAP suh buhl», adjective. that can lapse …   Useful english dictionary

  • laps|i|ble — «LAP suh buhl», adjective. = lapsable. (Cf. ↑lapsable) …   Useful english dictionary

  • col|laps|i|bil|i|ty — «kuh LAP suh BIHL uh tee», noun. the capability of collapsing or folding up …   Useful english dictionary

  • laps — col·laps·i·ble; laps; laps·able; laps·er; re·laps·er; col·laps·a·ble; laps·ible; …   English syllables

  • ble — ab·di·ca·ble; abom·i·na·ble; abus·a·ble; ac·ces·si·ble; ac·com·mo·da·ble; ac·cost·a·ble; ac·cu·mu·la·ble; ac·cus·a·ble; ace·to·sol·u·ble; achie·va·ble; acid·i·fi·a·ble; ac·knowl·edge·a·ble; act·a·ble; ac·ti·va·ble; ac·tu·al·iz·a·ble; add·a·ble;… …   English syllables

  • col´or|a|bly — col|or|a|ble «KUHL uhr uh buhl», adjective. 1. that can be colored. 2. Figurative. plausible: »A witness…might be held privileged to refuse to answer a question, for the purpose of presenting, at reasonable length, a colorable objection to the… …   Useful english dictionary