bankable bankable  /ˈbæŋ kə bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) guaranteed to bring a profit
  2. (adj) acceptable to or at a bank

Usage(s):

  1. Today, in a time of globalization, Eurasians are envied for a look and a biculturalism that have become bankable commodities.
  2. No, not the wobbling dollar, but a more cheerful and indeed more bankable asset: Kermit the Frog.
  3. In demand, Chow started pumping out 10 or more bankable comedies a year.

News

  1. New regional bank aims to grow Appalachian economy

    Non-traditional lenders across Appalachia are getting a big boost when it comes to finding money for small businesses often considered not quite bankable.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WOWK-TV West Virginia

  2. New regional bank aims to grow Appalachian economy - WXVT-TV Delta News - More Local News and Weather WXVT.com |

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Non-traditional lenders across Appalachia are getting a big boost when it comes to finding money for small businesses often considered not quite bankable.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WXVT 15 Greenville

Quotes

  1. Harper, speaking at a farm west of Saskatoon, said the money is the first step in replacing the Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization program with help that is "more predictable, bankable and responsive to the cost-price squeeze."
    on Mar 9, 2007 By: Stephen Harper Source: Canada.com

  2. "My goal has always been to make Bankable a first-in-class global company that builds businesses that support my core mission, expanding the definition of beauty," said Banks. "I'm confident that Patrick's in-depth, broad-based global media...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Tyra Banks Source: National Post (registration) (blog)

  3. "I am absolutely positive that they will write a report that says look, Zimbabwe is bankable, there is a new brand that is being created here," Biti said.
    on Mar 30, 2009 By: Tendai Biti Source: Africasia

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