What does the word marketable mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Salable; in demand.

Usage examples for marketable

  1. He knows the uses of the whole complicated operations; and he sees at a glance, and can tell in a moment, how each in its turn contributes to the great object of all,- the production of a good and marketable cloth. – A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education by James Gall
  2. So long as labor was marketable, so long they could resist oppression, while on the other hand, the proprietor, for his own interest's sake, would be compelled to deal fairly with them." – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society