(redirected from calculably)
Also found in: Thesaurus.


1. Capable of being calculated or estimated: calculable odds.
2. Readily relied on; dependable: a calculable assistant.

cal′cu·la·bil′i·ty n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


1. that may be computed or estimated
2. predictable; dependable
ˌcalculaˈbility n
ˈcalculably adv
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ˈkæl kyə lə bəl)

1. determinable by calculation; ascertainable.
2. able to be counted on; reliable.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.calculable - capable of being calculated or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "calculable odds"
determinable - capable of being determined or limited or fixed; "determinable velocities"; "matters determinable by law"
incalculable - not capable of being computed or enumerated
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.


adjective computable, measurable, quantifiable, assessable, determinable, appraisable, gaugeable or gageable, judgeable, ratable or rateable, estimable (rare) The risks involved are, within reason, calculable.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
مُمْكِنُ حِسابُه تَقْديرُه


[ˈkælkjʊləbl] ADJcalculable
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005


[ˈkælkjʊləbəl] adjcalculable
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005


Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007


(ˈkӕlkjuleit) verb
to count or estimate, using numbers. Calculate the number of days in a century.
ˈcalculable adjective
ˌcalcuˈlation noun
ˈcalculator noun
a machine for calculating. Use a calculator for adding all those numbers.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in periodicals archive ?
In light of these problems, air traffic controllers adopt a commensurably more conservative approach in their work, and put in place calculably precise safeguards against such circumstantial and human unknowns.
As author James Surowiecki showed in "The Wisdom of Crowds," we're calculably smarter together than any of us are individually.
Their appearance and location in the sky is calculably accurate.