usable Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adjective satellite capable of being put to use
    • usable byproducts
  2. adjective satellite fit or ready for use or service
    useable; operable; functional; operational.
    • the toaster was still functional even after being dropped
    • the lawnmower is a bit rusty but still usable
    • an operational aircraft
    • the dishwasher is now in working order
  3. adjective satellite convenient for use or disposal
    available; useable.
    • the house is available after July 1
    • 2000 square feet of usable office space


Us"a*ble adjective
  1. Capable of being used.

Webster 1913