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.