predictable - definition and synonyms

 
adjective 

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/prɪˈdɪktəb(ə)l/
  1. 1
    if something is predictable, it happens in the way that you would expect

    Most of the films we’ve reviewed this summer have had one thing in common – predictable plots.

    The results of most of the studies have been predictable.

  2. 2
    someone who is predictable always behaves or reacts in the same way

    How very predictable you are sometimes.

derived words

predictability

 

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/prɪˌdɪktəˈbɪləti/
noun [uncountable]

Some people would be annoyed by the predictability of our morning routine.