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Definitions for comprehensible
ˌkɒm prɪˈhɛn sə bəlcom·pre·hen·si·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. comprehensible, comprehendibleadjective

    capable of being comprehended or understood

    "an idea comprehensible to the average mind"


  1. comprehensibleadjective

    able to be comprehended

Webster Dictionary

  1. Comprehensibleadjective

    capable of being comprehended, included, or comprised

    Etymology: [L. comprehensibilis: cf. F. comprehensible.]

  2. Comprehensibleadjective

    capable of being understood; intelligible; conceivable by the mind

    Etymology: [L. comprehensibilis: cf. F. comprehensible.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of comprehensible in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of comprehensible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of comprehensible in a Sentence

  1. French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron:

    It's not normal that a big company boss is the first to jump ship. Mr Combes led a merger of Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia that we supported, so it is neither comprehensible nor acceptable that Mr Combes has decided today to leave the company when the transaction hasn't even been completed, both morally and in terms of the proper functioning of the company.

  2. Heiko Maas:

    The decision of the High Election Board to annul the local election in Istanbul and order a re-run is in our view not transparent and not comprehensible.

  3. Albert Einstein:

    Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.

  4. Queen Victoria:

    For a man to strike any women is most brutal, and I, as well as everyone else, think this far worse than any attempt to shoot, which, wicked as it is, is at least more comprehensible and more courageous.

  5. Albert Einstein:

    The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

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