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See definition of passable on Dictionary.com
  • adj.acceptable, admissible
  • adj.clear and able to be traveled

synonyms for passable

  • adequate
  • mediocre
  • presentable
  • respectable
  • so-so
  • tolerable
  • all right
  • allowable
  • average
  • common
  • fair
  • fair enough
  • middling
  • moderate
  • not too bad
  • ordinary
  • unexceptional
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antonyms for passable

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  • bad
  • exceptional
  • inadequate
  • inferior
  • unacceptable
  • unfit
  • blocked
  • excellent
  • obstructed
  • superior
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How to use passable in a sentence

It wrote passable poetry, produced decent code, calculated simple sums, and with some edits, penned news articles.
OPENAI’S GPT-3 ALGORITHM IS NOW PRODUCING BILLIONS OF WORDS A DAYJASON DORRIERAPRIL 4, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Major, well-traveled roads, especially those that are treated, should be passable but could still become slick when snow falls steadily.
AFTER 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW, AN ICY NIGHT AHEAD IN D.C. AREA. SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE MONDAY.JASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMAN, ANDREW FREEDMANFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Highways and main roads, especially treated ones, should remain passable.
LET IT SNOW! A FEW INCHES LIKELY TO ACCUMULATE TODAY; MORE TOMORROW INTO TUESDAY?BRIAN JACKSON, DAN STILLMANJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Untreated roads are slick in many areas but certainly passable with caution.
SLEET AND SNOW PULL AWAY AFTER MIDNIGHT LEAVING BEHIND FALLING TEMPERATURES AND ICY SPOTSJASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMANDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I wasn’t super impressed when I reviewed the Echo Buds around this time last year, but Amazon’s first shot at Alexa-powered fully wireless earbuds was passable.
AMAZON’S ECHO BUDS GET NEW FITNESS TRACKING FEATURESBRIAN HEATERNOVEMBER 23, 2020TECHCRUNCH
"The cañon is perfectly passable on foot," replied the young officer, stiffly and angrily.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Wild as the land was, it was thus far passable, while toward the north lay the untraversable.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
The Curaoa track is hardly passable, but it must be trod to-morrow by the degenerate feet of their successor the Wallaroos.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
There could never be any choice, of course—the mountains were passable only when the weather was hot.
SPACE PRISONTOM GODWIN
At several points along the course of this river I observed similar bridges of rock, but this one only is passable for horses.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
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WORDS RELATED TO PASSABLE

  • acceptable
  • all right
  • capable
  • comfortable
  • commensurate
  • competent
  • decent
  • equal
  • fair
  • passable
  • requisite
  • satisfactory
  • sufficient
  • suitable
  • tolerable
  • unexceptional
  • unobjectionable
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