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Definition of Preferable


  1. Worthy to be preferred or chosen before something else; more desirable; as, a preferable scheme.

Preferable Quotations

The risk of a wrong decision is preferable to the terror of indecision.

Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable.
Jean de La Fontaine

In Britain, the major public holiday used to be Guy Fawkes Day... that was celebrated on November 5th with things like bonfires and fireworks... I think that made Halloween seem preferable. The idea of having pumpkins and costumes and parties seemed much more appealing than burning down your neighborhood.
Lisa Morton

Chaotic action is preferable to orderly inaction.
Will Rogers

Delay is preferable to error.
Thomas Jefferson
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Preferable Translations

preferable in German is vorzuziehen
preferable in Spanish is preferible
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