leisurable etymology

English word leisurable comes from English -able, English leisure

Detailed word origin of leisurable

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.
leisure English (eng) Free time, time free from work or duties.. Freedom provided by the cessation of activities.. Time at one's command, free from engagement; convenient opportunity; hence, convenience; ease.
leisurable English (eng) (obsolete) leisurely. (obsolete) without employment; idle.

Words with the same origin as leisurable

Descendants of -able
accountable available dependable disposable enjoyable fashionable lovable predictable regrettable remarkable valuable
Descendants of leisure
leisuring leisurist weisure