from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Acceptable to or at a bank: bankable funds.
  • adj. Guaranteed to bring profit: a bankable movie star.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Acceptable to a bank.
  • adj. Certain to bring profit and success (especially in the entertainment industry).
  • adj. Reliable

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Receivable at a bank.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Receivable as cash by a bank, as bank-notes, checks, and other securities for money.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. guaranteed to bring a profit
  • adj. acceptable to or at a bank


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