movable

Part of speech: adjective

Capable of being moved.

Part of speech: noun

Anything that can be moved.

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Usage examples "movable":

  1. Almost the only portable objects were a great porcelain bowl of a wonderful blue on the table, a clock and some cigar boxes on the mantel- shelf, and a movable telephone standard on the top of the desk. - "The Woman in Black", Edmund Clerihew Bentley.
  2. If we use a variable plate condenser it will have a scale on top graduated in degrees and we can note the reading of the ammeter for each position of the movable plates. - "Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son", John Mills.
  3. A little wicket, or movable panel, was let down, the card of John Henry Smith was passed through to someone unseen, and the wicket was reclosed! - "The Quest of the Sacred Slipper", Sax Rohmer.