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ˈvɪz ə bəlvis·i·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. visible, seeableadjective

    capable of being seen; or open to easy view

    "a visible object"; "visible stars"; "mountains visible in the distance"; "a visible change of expression"; "visible files"

  2. visibleadjective

    obvious to the eye

    "a visible change of expression"

  3. visible(a)adjective

    present and easily available

    "the cash on hand is adequate for current needs"; "emergency police were on hand in case of trouble"; "a visible supply"; "visible resources"

Wiktionary

  1. visibleadjective

    Able to be seen.

Wikipedia

  1. visible

    Visibility, in meteorology, is a measure of the distance at which an object or light can be seen.

ChatGPT

  1. visible

    Visible refers to something that can be seen or perceived by the naked eye, something that is apparent, evident, or within sight. It can also refer to something that is clear or noticeable in terms of importance or influence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Visibleadjective

    perceivable by the eye; capable of being seen; perceptible; in view; as, a visible star; the least spot is visible on white paper

  2. Visibleadjective

    noticeable; apparent; open; conspicuous

  3. Etymology: [L. visibilis, fr. videre, visum, to see: cf. F. visible. See Vision.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Visible

    viz′i-bl, adj. that may be seen: obvious.—ns. Visibil′ity, state or quality of being visible, or perceivable by the eye; Vis′ibleness.—adv. Vis′ibly.—Visible Church, the body of professing Christians, as opposed to the Invisible Church, which consists of those spiritual persons who fulfil the notion of the ideal Church, together with the body of the departed saints in heaven; Visible means, means or resources which are apparent to or ascertainable by others; Visible speech, a system of alphabetic characters, each of which represents the configuration of the mouth that produces the sound.

Editors Contribution

  1. visible

    Able to view and see, accurate vision.

    It is visible and easy to see the change which is amazing.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 26, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'visible' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3257

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'visible' in Adjectives Frequency: #454

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of visible in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of visible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of visible in a Sentence

  1. Meg Urry:

    In my view, that is what it would take to move the needle: severe and visible consequences for violating policies on harassment, and they do have to be visible.

  2. Debby Herbenick:

    HPV almost never has visible symptoms.

  3. Peter Yaukey:

    Nobody envisioned at the time of the storm that 10 years out there would still be very visible ramifications of the storm on the local landscape.

  4. Elizabeth Warren:

    I think John Fetterman saved lives by being a prominent person who stepped up and said he had a problem with mental health issues and he would seek treatment in a very visible and public way.

  5. Eleonora Troja:

    The 2016 event was very exciting at first. It was nearby and visible with every major telescope, including Very Large Telescope. But it didn't match our predictions -- we expected to see the infrared emission become brighter and brighter over several weeks.

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