Associations to the word «Soluble»


SOLUBLE, adjective. Able to be dissolved.
SOLUBLE, adjective. Able to be solved or explained.
SOLUBLE GLASS, noun. A silicate of sodium or potassium, found commercially as a white, glassy mass, a stony powder, or dissolved as a viscous, syrupy liquid; used for making fabrics fireproof, for hardening artificial stone, etc.

Dictionary definition

SOLUBLE, adjective. (of a substance) capable of being dissolved in some solvent (usually water).
SOLUBLE, adjective. Susceptible of solution or of being solved or explained; "the puzzle is soluble".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats