DEEn Dictionary De - En
DeEs De - Es
DePt De - Pt
 Vocabulary trainer

Spec. subjects Grammar Abbreviations Random search Preferences
Search in Sprachauswahl
Search for:
Mini search box
English Dictionary: equable by the DICT Development Group
2 results for equable
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. not varying; "an equable climate"
  2. not easily irritated; "an equable temper"; "not everyone shared his placid temperament"; "remained placid despite the repeated delays"
    Synonym(s): equable, even-tempered, good- tempered, placid
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Equable \E"qua*ble\ (?; 277), a. [L. aequabilis, fr. aequare to
      make level or equal, fr. aequus even, equal. See {Equal}.]
      1. Equal and uniform; continuing the same at different times;
            -- said of motion, and the like; uniform in surface;
            smooth; as, an equable plain or globe.
      2. Uniform in action or intensity; not variable or changing;
            -- said of the feelings or temper.
No guarantee of accuracy or completeness!
©TU Chemnitz, 2006-2020
Your feedback:
Ad partners