Learner's definition of PREDICTABLE
[more predictable; most predictable]
capable of being known before happening or being done
The results of the study were completely predictable. [=the results were exactly what we guessed or expected they would be]
They did their work at a steady and predictable rate.
She writes novels with very predictable plots.
behaving in a way that is expected
They work quickly and predictably.
It was a predictably bad movie. [=it was not surprising that the movie was bad]
Predictably [=as you would expect], he denied knowing anything about the scandal.