• (America, Canada) IPA: /kəmˈpætəbəl/


  1. Capable of easy interaction.
    This printer isn't compatible with my computer.
  2. Able to get along well.
    My neighbours and I are not very compatible: they're loud and I'm an introvert.
  3. Consistent; congruous.
    His actions were compatible with his sermons.
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  • German: im Einklang, gut verträglich
  • Russian: совпада́ющий

compatible (plural compatibles)

  1. Something that is compatible with something else.
    a computer company that sells IBM compatibles

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