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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR AUDIBLE

"He's layin' down," said Bill Dozier, and his voice was soft but audible in the saloon.

Gilder, in truth, could not trust himself just then to an audible command.

I then tried to see how feeble a current was audible in the telephone.

The grunt of the human hog (Pignoramus intolerabilis) with an audible memory.

The variable (an audible) part of the roadway for an automobile.

Calendar's chuckle was not audible, but he broke the pause that followed.

Why but because the intruders did not wish the sound of closing to be audible to her—or those—within?

She said it very softly, but perhaps she may have been as audible above—who knows!

Sounds that he was not afraid of, for he divined their meaning, then began to be audible.

Hugh faltered, and muttered something which was not audible.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from Middle French audible and directly from Late Latin audibilis, from Latin audire "to hear," from PIE *awis-dh-yo-, from root *au- "to perceive" (see audience). Related: Audibly.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR AUDIBLE

auricular

adjectiveperceived by hearing
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