fordable

fordable
'ford·a·ble || fɔrdəbl /fɔːd- adj. crossable, passable (about a river or stream)

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  • Fordable — Ford a*ble, a. Capable of being forded. {Ford a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fordable — index passable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fordable — ford ► NOUN ▪ a shallow place in a river or stream where it can be crossed. ► VERB ▪ cross at a ford. DERIVATIVES fordable adjective fordless adjective. ORIGIN Old English, related to FARE(Cf. ↑fare) …   English terms dictionary

  • fordable — adjective shallow enough to be crossed by walking or riding on an animal or in a vehicle the stream was fordable • Similar to: ↑shallow …   Useful english dictionary

  • fordable — adjective see ford II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fordable — See ford. * * * …   Universalium

  • fordable — adjective Able to be forded …   Wiktionary

  • fordable — ford·able …   English syllables

  • Fordableness — Fordable Ford a*ble, a. Capable of being forded. {Ford a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ford — fordable, adj. /fawrd, fohrd/, n. 1. a place where a river or other body of water is shallow enough to be crossed by wading. v.t. 2. to cross (a river, stream, etc.) at a ford. [bef. 900; ME (n.), OE; c. OFris forda, G Furt; akin to ON fjorthr,… …   Universalium

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