Television vs Televisable - What's the difference?

television | televisable |

As a noun television

is television.

As an adjective televisable is

that can be televised; suitable for television.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?



  • (uncountable) An electronic communication medium that allows the transmission of real-time visual images, and often sound.
  • It’s a good thing that television doesn’t transmit smell.
  • (countable) A device for receiving television signals and displaying them in visual form.
  • I have an old television in the study.
  • (uncountable) Collectively, the programs broadcast via the medium of television.
  • fifty-seven channels and nothing on television

    Derived terms

    (television) * cable television * on television * televangelism * televangelist * television channel * television network * television station * TV


    (television) * boob tube * cultural barbiturate * electronic babysitter * glass teat * goggle box * idiot box * plebvision * the shit box * television set * telly * the tube * TV


    (en verb)
  • (neologism, informal) To watch television.
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    (en adjective)
  • That can be televised; suitable for television.