dressable etymology

French word dressable comes from French -able (-able.), French dresser

Detailed word origin of dressable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-able French (fra) -able.
dresser French (fra) (reflexive) to stand. (transitive) to erect, put up. (transitive) to lift, raise. (transitive) to pitch (a tent). (transitive) to set, lay out. (transitive) to tame (lion etc), break in (horse), to train (an animal).
dressable French (fra) (chiefly, of an animal) trainable.

Words with the same origin as dressable

Descendants of -able
adorable comptable considérable convenable croyable dirigeable effroyable gonflable imbattable impardonnable incroyablement inestimable irresponsable jetable minable négociable préférable redevable redoutable respectable responsabilité responsable valable épouvantable équitable
Descendants of dresser
dressage dresseur dressoir