Transferable Trans*fer"a*ble (?; 277), a. [Cf. F. transf['e]rable.] 1. Capable of being transferred or conveyed from one place or person to another. [1913 Webster]

2. Negotiable, as a note, bill of exchange, or other evidence of property, that may be conveyed from one person to another by indorsement or other writing; capable of being transferred with no loss of value; as, the stocks of most public companies are transferable; some tickets are not transferable. [1913 Webster]

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  • transferable — trans‧fer‧a‧ble [trænsˈfɜːrəbl] adjective able to be moved from one place or position to another: • Preferred stock is generally freely transferable (= easily sold ) . • easily transferable pensions * * * transferable UK US /trænsˈfɜːrəbl̩/ US … …   Financial and business terms

  • transférable — [ trɑ̃sferabl ] adj. • 1596, repris 1819; de transférer ♦ Dr. Qui peut être transféré. Valeur transférable. ⇒ cessible, négociable. ● transférable adjectif Qui peut être transféré. ● transférable (synonymes) adjectif Qui peut être transféré.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • transferable — index assignable, contagious, heritable, negotiable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • transferable — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ easily, freely, highly, readily ▪ The shar …   Collocations dictionary

  • transferable — trans|fer|a|ble [ træns fɜrəbl ] adjective something that is transferable can be used by another person, in another organization, on another date, etc.: Tickets are not transferable. transferable skills BUSINESS skills that can be used in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • transferable — [[t]trænsfɜ͟ːrəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ If something is transferable, it can be passed or moved from one person or organization to another and used by them. Use the transferable skills acquired from your previous working background... Your Railcard is not… …   English dictionary

  • transferable — UK [trænsˈfɜːrəb(ə)l] / US [trænsˈfɜrəb(ə)l] adjective 1) able to be used by another person, in another organization, on another date etc Tickets are not transferable. 2) business able to be used in different jobs or different situations… …   English dictionary

  • transferable — adjective able to be transferred To start a new career, you need transferable skills …   Wiktionary

  • transférable — (entrée créée par le supplément) (tran sfé ra bl ) adj. Qui peut être transféré. •   Nous ne voyons pas pourquoi un billet de chemin de fer, dont le prix a été payé d avance, ne serait pas aussi transférable qu un timbre poste, Journ. offic. 4… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • transferable — A term used in a quasi legal sense, to indicate that the character of assignability or negotiability attaches to the particular instrument, or that it may pass from hand to hand, carrying all rights of the original holder. The words not… …   Black's law dictionary

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