|part of speech:
||capable of germinating, growing, or developing, as a living organism or social organization.
Many of the seeds were not viable, and we didn't get as many plants as we had hoped.
||capable of sustaining life and developing as a fetus outside the womb.
||capable of being put into effect; practicable.
We rejected a number of ideas before we came up with a viable strategy.
- dead, impracticable
- similar words:
||probable, tenable, vital