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think·a·ble

 (thĭng′kə-bəl)
adj.
Possible to consider or be considered; conceivable: plans that were not even thinkable.

think′a·bly adv.

thinkable

(ˈθɪŋkəbəl)
adj
able to be conceived or considered; possible; feasible

think•a•ble

(ˈθɪŋ kə bəl)

adj.
1. conceivable.
2. possible.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.thinkable - capable of being conceived or imagined or considered
believable, credible - capable of being believed; "completely credible testimony"; "credible information"
possible - capable of happening or existing; "a breakthrough may be possible next year"; "anything is possible"; "warned of possible consequences"
unthinkable - incapable of being conceived or considered

thinkable

adjective possible, conceivable, imaginable, likely, reasonable, feasible, within the bounds of possibility At the same time, language makes thinkable the unreal and unreasonable.
impossible, unlikely, unthinkable, inconceivable, not on (informal), absurd, unreasonable, out of the question

thinkable

adjective
Capable of being anticipated, considered, or imagined:
Idioms: humanly possible, within the bounds of possibility.
Translations

thinkable

[ˈθɪŋkəbl] ADJconcebible
it isn't thinkable thates inconcebible or impensable que ...

thinkable

adjdenkbar

thinkable

[ˈθɪŋkəbl] adj it isn't thinkable that ...è impensabile che... + sub
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