ascribable


ascribable
adjective
capable of being assigned or credited to
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punctuation errors ascribable to careless proofreading

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the cancellation of the concert was due to the rain

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the oversight was not imputable to him

Syn: ↑due, ↑imputable, ↑referable
Similar to: ↑attributable
Derivationally related forms: ↑ascribe

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  • Ascribable — As*crib a*ble, a. Capable of being ascribed; attributable. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ascribable — index derivative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • ascribable — (adj.) 1670s, from ASCRIBE (Cf. ascribe) + ABLE (Cf. able). Related: Ascribably; ascribability …   Etymology dictionary

  • ascribable — ascribe ► VERB (ascribe to) 1) attribute (a particular cause, person, or period) to. 2) regard (a quality) as belonging to. DERIVATIVES ascribable adjective ascription noun. ORIGIN Latin ascribere, from scribere write …   English terms dictionary

  • ascribable — adjective see ascribe …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ascribable — See ascribe. * * * …   Universalium

  • ascribable — adjective Able to be ascribed …   Wiktionary

  • ascribable — Synonyms and related words: accountable, alleged, assignable, attributable, attributed, charged, credited, derivable from, derivational, derivative, deserving, due, entitled to, explicable, imputable, imputed, meriting, meritorious, owing,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ascribable — as·crib·a·ble || É™ skraɪbÉ™bl adj. attributable, assignable, chargeable, imputable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ascribable — a. Attributable, traceable, chargeable, imputable, referrible, owing …   New dictionary of synonyms