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disputable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disputable  \Dis`pu*ta*ble\  (?;  277),  a.  [L.  disputabilis:  cf  F. 
  disputable.  See  {Dispute},  v.  i.] 
  1.  Capable  of  being  disputed;  liable  to  be  called  in 
  question,  controverted,  or  contested;  or  doubtful 
  certainty  or  propriety;  controvertible;  as  disputable 
  opinions,  propositions,  points,  or  questions. 
 
  Actions,  every  one  of  which  is  very  disputable. 
  --Jer.  Taylor. 
 
  2.  Disputatious;  contentious.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disputable 
  adj  1:  capable  of  being  disproved  [syn:  {debatable},  {moot}] 
  2:  open  to  argument  or  debate  [syn:  {arguable},  {debatable}] 




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