What does discernible mean?

Definitions for discernible

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. discernible, discernable(adj)

    perceptible by the senses or intellect

    "things happen in the earth and sky with no discernible cause"; "the newspaper reports no discernible progress in the negotiations"; "the skyline is easily discernible even at a distance of several miles"

  2. discernible(adj)

    capable of being perceived clearly

    "an essay with a meaning that was not always discernible"

  3. discernible, evident, observable(adj)

    capable of being seen or noticed

    "a discernible change in attitude"; "a clearly evident erasure in the manuscript"; "an observable change in behavior"


  1. discernible(Adjective)

    Possible to discern.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discernible(adj)

    capable of being discerned by the eye or the understanding; as, a star is discernible by the eye; the identity of difference of ideas is discernible by the understanding


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of discernible in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of discernible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christian Cochet:

    There was no other discernible cause.

  2. Julianna Raye:

    The difference was definitely discernible, it made me think of flossing your teeth so you don’t get gingivitis. You exercise your brain, and you can see the results.

  3. Rick Wilson:

    There's no discernible ideological consistency to what he's doing, he believes he can approach every problem like a real estate deal and I think that was one of the shocking things for him.

  4. Netflix Inc:

    Netflix Inc's an issue of scale, when you're processing recurring payments for some 42 million people, the influx of new credit cards can have a discernible impact even though it's quite small relative to the size of our U.S. membership.

  5. Richard Baxter:

    He is not drowning His sheep when He washeth them, nor killing them when He is shearing them. But by this He showeth that they are His own and the newshorn sheep do most visibly bear His name or mark, when it is almost worn out and scarce discernible on them that have the longest fleece.

Images & Illustrations of discernible

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