Ascribable

  • 1 Ascribable — As*crib a*ble, a. Capable of being ascribed; attributable. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 ascribable — index derivative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 ascribable — (adj.) 1670s, from ASCRIBE (Cf. ascribe) + ABLE (Cf. able). Related: Ascribably; ascribability …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 ascribable — ascribe ► VERB (ascribe to) 1) attribute (a particular cause, person, or period) to. 2) regard (a quality) as belonging to. DERIVATIVES ascribable adjective ascription noun. ORIGIN Latin ascribere, from scribere write …

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  • 5 ascribable — adjective capable of being assigned or credited to punctuation errors ascribable to careless proofreading the cancellation of the concert was due to the rain the oversight was not imputable to him • Syn: ↑due, ↑imputable, ↑referable • …

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  • 6 ascribable — adjective see ascribe …

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  • 7 ascribable — See ascribe. * * * …

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  • 8 ascribable — adjective Able to be ascribed …

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  • 9 ascribable — Synonyms and related words: accountable, alleged, assignable, attributable, attributed, charged, credited, derivable from, derivational, derivative, deserving, due, entitled to, explicable, imputable, imputed, meriting, meritorious, owing,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10 ascribable — as·crib·a·ble || É™ skraɪbÉ™bl adj. attributable, assignable, chargeable, imputable …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 ascribable — a. Attributable, traceable, chargeable, imputable, referrible, owing …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12 ascribable — adj 1. attributable, assignable; imputable, chargeable, accusable. 2. explicable, explainable, accountable, traceable …

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  • 13 ascribable — as·crib·a·ble …

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  • 14 ascribe — ascribable, adj. /euh skruyb /, v.t., ascribed, ascribing. 1. to credit or assign, as to a cause or source; attribute; impute: The alphabet is usually ascribed to the Phoenicians. 2. to attribute or think of as belonging, as a quality or… …

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  • 15 imputable — adjective capable of being assigned or credited to punctuation errors ascribable to careless proofreading the cancellation of the concert was due to the rain the oversight was not imputable to him • Syn: ↑ascribable, ↑due, ↑referable • …

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  • 16 referable — adjective capable of being assigned or credited to punctuation errors ascribable to careless proofreading the cancellation of the concert was due to the rain the oversight was not imputable to him • Syn: ↑ascribable, ↑due, ↑imputable • …

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  • 17 ascribe — as|cribe [əˈskraıb] v ascribe to / [ascribe sth to sb/sth] phr v [Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: ascrivre, from Latin ascribere, from ad to + scribere to write ] 1.) to claim that something is caused by a particular person, situation etc… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 attributable — a. 1. Ascribable, imputable, referrible, chargeable, traceable, owing, due, to be charged, to be attributed, to be imputed. 2. Predicable, ascribable, belonging, adhering, inhering or inherent (in), true (of) …

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  • 19 effect — n 1 Effect, result, consequence, upshot, aftereffect, aftermath, sequel, issue, outcome, event are comparable in signifying something, usually a condition, situation, or occurrence, ascribable to a cause or combination of causes. Effect is the… …

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  • 20 Attributable — At*trib u*ta*ble, a. Capable of being attributed; ascribable; imputable. [1913 Webster] Errors . . . attributable to carelessness. J. D. Hooker. [1913 Webster] …

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