What does audible mean?

Definitions for audible
ˈɔ də bəlau·di·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. audibleadjective

    a football play is changed orally after both teams have assumed their positions at the line of scrimmage

  2. audible, hearableadjective

    heard or perceptible by the ear

    "he spoke in an audible whisper"

Wiktionary

  1. audiblenoun

    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.

  2. audibleverb

    To change the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one.

    The quarterback audibled after seeing the defensive formation.

  3. audibleadjective

    Able to be heard.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Audibleadjective

    capable of being heard; loud enough to be heard; actually heard; as, an audible voice or whisper

    Etymology: [LL. audibilis, fr. L. audire, auditum, to hear: cf. Gr. ear, L. auris, and E. ear.]

  2. Audiblenoun

    that which may be heard

    Etymology: [LL. audibilis, fr. L. audire, auditum, to hear: cf. Gr. ear, L. auris, and E. ear.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Audible

    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. audibilisaudīre, to hear, conn. with Ger. ous, ōtos, the ear.]

Editors Contribution

  1. audible

    Ability to hear the sound.

    The music is audible to them and their grandfather as he loves his music and uses it daily every evening to welcome his grandchildren following work for tea.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 18, 2020  
  2. Audible

    The definition of audible is loud enough to be heard.

    Submitted by AlinaS. on April 27, 2021  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of audible in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of audible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of audible in a Sentence

  1. Corey Schmidt:

    We are aware of the recent incident involving MPD officers responding to an audible residential burglary alarm and while at this call an MPD officer discharged their firearm, striking two dogs belonging to the homeowner, anytime an officer discharges their firearm in the line of duty there is an investigation. We are in the process of reviewing the video posted online, as well as the officer’s body camera video.

  2. Markus Buehler:

    Spiders are a whole different animal, what they see or sense isn’t actually audible or visible to the human eye or the human ear. And so by transposing it, we begin to experience that.

  3. Paul Begala:

    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.

  4. Edward Chang:

    This trial is just the beginning. This is the very first participant that's been in the trial, and the first set of experiments that were part of this trial to show that this is possible, on the hardware side, we need to build systems that have higher data resolution to record more information from the brain, and more quickly. On the algorithm side, we need to have systems that can translate these very complex signals from the brain into spoken words, not text but actually oral, audible spoken words.

  5. Longfellow:

    How absolute and omnipotent is the silence of the night! And yet the stillness seems almost audible. From all the measureless depths of air around us comes a half sound, a half whisper, as if we could hear the crumbling and falling away of the earth and all created things in the great miracle of nature?decay and reproduction?ever beginning, never ending?the gradual lapse and running of the sand in the great hour-glass of Time.

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