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actable

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj actable capable of being acted; suitable for the stage "an actable scene"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Actable Capable of being acted.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • actable Practically possible; performable; capable of being acted.
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Usage

In literature:

A conclusive objection to the drama as an actable play is that three of the four main episodes are fragmentary.
"Life of Robert Browning" by William Sharp
The following Opinions of the Press on the Actable qualities of the Dramatic Poem, are selected from a vast mass of similar notices.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 1, August 21, 1841" by Various
The following Opinions of the Press on the Actable qualities of the Dramatic Poem, are selected from a vast mass of similar notices.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 1, Complete" by Various
It is eminently "actable," presenting striking tableaus and situations.
"Essays on Scandinavian Literature" by Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
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