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Meaning of PERCEPTIBLE

Pronunciation:  pur'septubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  easily seen or detected; "a detectable note of sarcasm"; "he continued after a perceptible pause"
  2. [adj]  easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind; "a perceptible sense of expectation in the court"; "an obvious (or palpable) lie"
  3. [adj]  capable of being perceived by the mind or senses; "a perceptable limp"; "easily perceptible sounds"; "perceptible changes in behavior"
 

PERCEPTIBLE is a 11 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: detectable, discernible, faint, noticeable, obvious, palpable, perceivable, recognizable, sensible, tangible
 
 Antonyms: imperceptible, unperceivable
 
 See Also: audible, hearable, seeable, visible

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Per*cep"ti*ble\, a. [L. perceptibilis: cf. F.
perceptible. See {Perceive}.]
Capable of being perceived; cognizable; discernible;
perceivable.

      With a perceptible blast of the air.     --Bacon.
-- {Per*cep"ti*ble*ness}, n. -- {Per*cep"ti*bly}, adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: apparent, appraisable, appreciable, apprehensible, ascertainable, assessable, beholdable, calculable, clear, clear as crystal, cognizable, comprehensible, computable, conceivable, crystal-clear, detectable, determinable, discernible, disclosed, discoverable, distinct, distinguishable, estimable, evident, explicit, exposed, exposed to view, express, fathomable, gaugeable, graspable, hanging out, in evidence, in full view, in plain sight, in view, indisputable, indubitable, insight, knowable, manifest, measurable, mensurable, meterable, naked, notable, noticeable, numerable, observable, obvious, open, open to view, open-and-shut, outcropping, palpable, patent, perceivable, perspicuous, plain, plain as day, prehensible, prominent, quantifiable, quantizable, recognizable, revealed, seeable, seizable, self-evident, self-explaining, self-explanatory, showing, tangible, to be seen, unclouded, unconcealed, understandable, undisguised, unhidden, unmistakable, viewable, visible, visual, witnessable
 

 

 

 

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