enjoyable etymology

English word enjoyable comes from English -able, English enjoy

Detailed word origin of enjoyable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-able English (eng) Able to be done; fit to be done.. An adjectival suffix; forms adjectives meaning:. Due to be.. Giving, or inclined to.. Relevant to or suitable to, in accordance with.. Subject to.
enjoy English (eng) (intransitive, India) To be satisfied or receive pleasure.. (transitive) To have sexual intercourse with.. (transitive) To have the use or benefit of something.. (transitive) To receive pleasure or satisfaction from something.
enjoyable English (eng) Pleasant, capable of giving pleasure.

Words with the same origin as enjoyable

Descendants of -able
accountable available dependable disposable fashionable lovable predictable regrettable remarkable valuable