fatigableness, fatigability, n.
/fat"i geuh beuhl/, adj.
susceptible to fatigue.
[1600-10; < L fatigabilis, equiv. to fatiga(re) to tire + -bilis -BLE]

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  • fatigable — [ fatigabl ] adj. • 1504; « fatigant » 1486; lat. fatigabilis ♦ Sujet à la fatigue. Convalescent fatigable. ⊗ CONTR. Infatigable. ● fatigable adjectif Sujet à la fatigue, peu résistant. ● fatigable (difficultés) adjectif …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Fatigable — Fat i*ga*ble, a. [L. fatigabilis: cf. F. fatigable. See {Fatigue}.] Easily tired. [Obs.] Bailey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fatigable — [fat′i gə bəl] adj. that can be fatigued or easily tired fatigability n …   English World dictionary

  • fatigable — adjective Date: 1556 susceptible to fatigue • fatigability noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fatigable — adjective Susceptible to fatigue; able to become physically exhausted. Ant: infatigable, indefatigable …   Wiktionary

  • fatigable — Tiring on very slight exertion. [L. fatigabilis, easily tired, fr. fatigo, to tire] * * * fa·ti·ga·ble also fa·ti·gua·ble fə tē gə bəl, fat i gə adj susceptible to fatigue …   Medical dictionary

  • fatigable — (entrée créée par le supplément) (fa ti ga bl ) adj. Qui peut être fatigué, qui peut se fatiguer. •   Le dictionnaire de MM. Böthlingk et Roth.... comprend sept volumes grand in 4°, à deux colonnes, et en petits caractères très bien imprimés,… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • fatigable — adj. easily tired …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fatigable — fat·i·ga·ble …   English syllables

  • fatigable — fat•i•ga•ble [[t]ˈfæt ɪ gə bəl[/t]] adj. susceptible to fatigue • Etymology: 1600–10; < L fat′i•ga•ble•ness, fat i•ga•bil′i•ty, n …   From formal English to slang

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