What does Visibility mean?

Definitions for Visibilityˌvɪz əˈbɪl ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Visibility.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. visibility, visibleness(noun)

    quality or fact or degree of being visible; perceptible by the eye or obvious to the eye

    "low visibility caused by fog"

  2. visibility, profile(noun)

    degree of exposure to public notice

    "that candidate does not have sufficient visibility to win an election"

  3. visibility(noun)

    capability of providing a clear unobstructed view

    "a windshield with good visibility"


  1. visibility(Noun)

    The condition of being visible

  2. visibility(Noun)

    The degree to which things may be seen.

    The visibility from that angle was good

Webster Dictionary

  1. Visibility(noun)

    the quality or state of being visible

  2. Origin: [L. visibilitas: cf. F. visibilit.]


  1. Visibility

    In meteorology, visibility is a measure of the distance at which an object or light can be clearly discerned. It is reported within surface weather observations and METAR code either in meters or statute miles, depending upon the country. Visibility affects all forms of traffic: roads, sailing and aviation. Meteorological visibility refers to transparency of air: in dark, meteorological visibility is still the same as in daylight for the same air.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Visibility in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Visibility in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Ndirangu:

    The visibility of this emergency is extremely low.

  2. The Nokia executive:

    We don't have quite the visibility I would like to have.

  3. Lawrence De Maria:

    There is limited visibility on how long the recession lasts.

  4. The National Weather Service:

    Visibility will be reduced to near zero in whiteout conditions.

  5. Class Carlos Vega:

    It definitely helps out more because it gives more visibility in the water.

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