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Definition possible or practical

Although the form feasibility (a measure of how feasible) is more often seen in print, the form feasible is seen more on standardized tests.
  • Her plan sounds feasible.
  • The goal is good, but the plan doesn't seem very feasible.
  • Has anyone done a feasibility study?
  • We are exploring the feasibility of keeping school open until after parents get off work.
  • I want to have a feasible plan all ready, before I speak to father.
    Alcott, Louisa May  --  An Old-Fashioned Girl
  • In such a case, it would be very feasible to cut twenty minutes off the round trip.
    Delia Owens  --  Where the Crawdads Sing
  • feasible = possible or practical
  • For I am quite ready to acknowledge that the plan which you propose, if only feasible, would do all sorts of good to the State.
    Plato  --  The Republic
  • But this was not judged feasible.
    Austen, Jane  --  Emma
  • It was all feasible, if I could only get hold of a slender piece of iron which I could shape into a lock-pick.
    Twain, Mark  --  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
  • I think the expedition is quite feasible.
    Tolstoy, Leo  --  War and Peace
  • Upon further discussion, this appeared the safest and most feasible mode of proceeding that could possibly be adopted.
    Dickens, Charles  --  The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby
  • That all appears feasible.
    Dumas, Alexandre  --  Ten Years Later
  • That looks feasible.
    Alcott, Louisa May  --  Little Women
  • We were doing what was needed and feasible.
    Conrad, Joseph  --  The Mirror of the Sea
  • This scheme was considered feasible; and Coggan advanced boldly, and rapped at Mrs. Tall's door.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Far from the Madding Crowd
  • "It isn't feasible to evacuate the bleed.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • This old gentleman informed him that the thing was perfectly feasible if he could get hold of competent witnesses as to Muishkin's mental incapacity.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Idiot
  • However, the course of action you propose to my Son is neither desirable nor feasible, even should he be in any condition to entertain it.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • Should the scheme he had now sketched prove feasible, Silver, already doubly a traitor, would not hesitate to adopt it.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Treasure Island
  • Anyway, such a plan was not feasible.
    Larry McMurtry  --  Lonesome Dove

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