a football play is changed orally after both teams have assumed their positions at the line of scrimmage
heard or perceptible by the ear
"he spoke in an audible whisper"
The act of or an instance of changing the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one.
The audible changed the play to a run.
To change the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one.
The quarterback audibled after seeing the defensive formation.
Able to be heard.
capable of being heard; loud enough to be heard; actually heard; as, an audible voice or whisper
that which may be heard
Origin: [LL. audibilis, fr. L. audire, auditum, to hear: cf. Gr. ear, L. auris, and E. ear.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
awd′i-bl, adj. able to be heard.—ns. Aud′ibleness, Audibil′ity.—adv. Aud′ibly.—n. Aud′ience, the act of hearing: a judicial hearing: admittance to a hearing: a ceremonial interview: an assembly of hearers: a court of government or justice in Spanish America, also the territory administered by it—Sp. audiencia.—adj. Aud′ient, listening: paying attention.—n. a hearer. [L. audibilis—audīre, to hear, conn. with Ger. ous, ōtos, the ear.]
The numerical value of audible in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of audible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can't be done.
On the day Mario Cuomo decided not to run for President, the sigh of relief we Clintonites let out was audible from Little Rock all the way to Albany.
You don’t hear an audible voice, but I feel like you receive messages from the child if you’re open to it, for instance, this baby wanted me to live somewhere else, so we’re moving to a whole different place in Los Angeles because I feel like that’s where this baby wants to be raised.
When you mix buprenorphine with opioids, there is an increased risk of respiratory depression. That’s what you see when a parent goes into a child’s room and they’re not audible, when someone is on these four rods, they’re not following therapy— they’re easily combining the drugs, and that can lead to death.
Audible prayer can never do the works of spiritual understanding, which regenerates; but silent prayer, watchfulness, and devout obedience enable us to follow Jesus example. Long prayers, superstition, and creeds clip the strong pinions of love, and clothe religion in human forms. Whatever materializes worship hinders man's spiritual growth and keeps him from demonstrating his power over error.
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