meaning of ascribable

ascribable meaning in General Dictionary

effective at being ascribed attributable

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  • with the capacity of becoming assigned or paid to
  • with the capacity of being ascribed; attributable.

ascribable meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1670s, from ascribe + -able. Related: Ascribably; ascribability.


ascribable meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) with the capacity of being ascribed; attributable.


Sentence Examples with the word ascribable

If we set aside such transcendental conditions as belong to sensibility or to the receptive phase of mind and are the presuppositions of juxtaposition of parts, the remainder are ascribable to spontaneity or understanding, to thought with its unifying, organizing or focussing function, and their elucidation is the problem of transcendental analytic. It is still logic, indeed, when we are occupied with the transcendent objects of the discursive faculty as it is employed beyond the limits of experience where it cannot validate its ideas.

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