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Synonyms for applicable
ˈæp lɪ kə bəl, əˈplɪk ə-ap·pli·ca·ble

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  1. applicableadjective



  2. applicableadjective

    Suitable for application; relevant.



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  1. applicable

    available, ancilla, ry, convenient, useful, pertinent, conducive, appropriate

    useless, unavailable, inconducive, inapplicable, irrelevant

Princeton's WordNet

  1. applicableadjective

    capable of being applied; having relevance

    "gave applicable examples to support her argument"


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. applicableadjective

    suitable, fit, fitting, befitting, appropriate, relevant, adapted, apt, proper, pertinent, apposite, germane, to the point, to the purpose

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. applicableadjective

    relevant, pertinent, apposite, germane, appropriate, befitting

    inapplicable, irrelevant, inapposite

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  1. Safeer Hussain:

    The tariff applicable for purchase of electricity from the consumer will be the same at which he has been billed by the company for electric power.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Not every opportunity is relevant and applicable since opportunities that fail to match, with one's thoughts, character, and nature, become consistently unsuitable and worthless.

  3. Major League Baseball:

    Preserving the safety of our on-field personnel and our fans is essential to us, we will continue to devote resources to emphasizing and enforcing the applicable laws and codes of conduct and providing an enjoyable experience at our ballparks.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    The life of Christopher Columbus offers numerous notable traits of Effective Leadership, which are applicable even today. The seven traits that I consider to be absolutely remarkable are: (1) Always challenge the status quo. (2) Think outside-the-box. (3) Create a vision with plan and timeline to execute. (4) Be prepared to cross the comfort zone, and enter any unknown territories fearlessly. (5) Be tough minded with strong determination to win. (6) Be adaptable, resilient and persistent when faced with challenges. (7) Be the best positive influencer and an inspiring role model to followers. In my view, the most important learning for Leaders from the life of Columbus is: If you really wish to explore new oceans, you mustn't be afraid to lose sight of the shore.

  5. Daniel Sleator:

    AlphaGo's win is important, because, unlike techniques used in previous programs, it is applicable generally, and can be used for many other things.

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