Last modified on 30 May 2014, at 19:40

speakable

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

speak +‎ -able

AdjectiveEdit

speakable (not comparable)

  1. That can be spoken; utterable, verbalizable.
  2. Acceptable as a topic of discussion; not subject to taboo.
    • 2004, Robert I Yufit, David Lester, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention of Suicidal Behavior
      Once the group knows that suicide is a speakable topic...