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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Able to be restrained.

Usage examples (40)
  • Jackie's appetite was uncontrollable.
  • The antiseptic properties of large-scale tea drinking may have brought the sewerage conditions within controllable limits.
  • A R.O.A.D. specialty also meant a better ability to have what doctors called a controllable lifestyle.
  • (The "controllable" listing put it at 88 percent.) for more
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