1. That may be practiced or performed; capable of being done or accomplished with available means or resources; feasible; as, a practicable method; a practicable aim; a practicable good.
2. Capable of being used; passable; as, a practicable weapon; a practicable road. Practicable breach, a breach which admits of approach and entrance by an assailing party.
Synonym: possible, feasible.
Practicable, possible. A thing may be possible, i. E, not forbidden by any law of nature, and yet may not now be practicable for want of the means requisite to its performance.
Origin: LL. Practicare to act, transact, fr. L. Practicus active, Gr., cf. F. Practicable, pratiquer to practice. See Practical.