Definition of Committable

1. a. Capable of being committed.



Definition of Committable

1. Adjective. Capable of being committed. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Committable

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Committable

commit suicide
commit to memory
commital
commitment
commitment-phobe
commitment-phobes
commitment-phobia
commitment-phobic
commitment of mentally ill
commitmentphobe
commitmentphobes
commitments
commitology
commits
commits suicide
committable (current term)
committal
committal service
committal to memory
committal to writing
committals
committed suicide
committedly
committedness
committee
committee meeting
committee member
committeeman
committeemen

Literary usage of Committable

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Kingdom of Evils: Psychiatric Social Work Presented in One Hundred Case by Elmer Ernest) Southard, Mary Cromwell Jarrett (1922)
"Still it was noteworthy that when the "pragmatic rule" was applied and the question was asked whether the patient was committable or not, eight persons out ..."

2. What Becomes of the Unmarried Mother?: A Study of 82 Cases by Alberta Sylvia Boomhower Guibord, Ida R. Parker (1922)
"Among the psychopathic disorders not actually insane and committable we have included only those whose make-up and reactions were so markedly characteristic ..."

3. History of English Literature by Hippolyte Taine (1900)
"the Holy Ghost is not committable by They would very much like to know any Christian who lived not in the time in what this consists. ..."

4. Proceedings of the ... Annual Congress of Correction of the American by American Correctional Association (1904)
"Xow with association with degenerates of a type properly committable to an insane institution will not enable you to send out men fit to take up the work of ..."

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