supposable


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sup·pos·a·ble

 (sə-pō′zə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being supposed or conjectured: a supposable outcome.

sup·pos′a·bly adv.
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Adj.1.supposable - capable of being inferred on slight grounds
thinkable - capable of being conceived or imagined or considered
References in classic literature ?
It is easily supposable that the thief was concealed in the house; that he knew of this box, and of its owner's habit of counting its contents and arranging his accounts at night--if he had that habit, which I do not assert, of course--that he tried to take the box while its owner slept, but made a noise and was seized, and had to use the knife to save himself from capture; and that he fled without his booty because he heard help coming.
It is not supposable that he intended a satire upon Babcock's own asceticism, for this would have been a truly cynical stroke.
Had it been altered, the only supposable motive for murder on the part of the suspected would have been the ordinary one of revenge; and even this would have been counteracted by the hope of reinstation into the good graces of the uncle.
The adoption of private sector practices will continue to prevail as long as the private sector practices are seen as having the supposable desirable qualities [efficiency and effectiveness] that the public sector should seek to adopt.