Meaning of crossable in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkrɒsəb(ə)l/

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  • (of a river or road) allowing safe, easy, or unobstructed access from one side to the other.

    ‘in places the usually crossable river had become five feet deep’
    • ‘Above and below, two crossable fords had eluded his exhausted men.’
    • ‘Mountain rivers can become raging torrents extremely quickly, and what was crossable in the morning may not necessarily be crossable on your return in the evening.’
    • ‘They have to make sure that that river is actually crossable for both men and equipment.’
    • ‘The pool is free-form, exquisitely landscaped and crossable via an arched bridge.’
    • ‘If that ocean was crossable then the next one must be too!’
    passable, negotiable, traversable, able to be sailed on, able to be travelled on, crossable