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adjective as in distinct

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If Joe had become an utterly knowable constant, then the variable would be the social world into which You dropped him.

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How long that would take is not knowable, but this process may have already taken place once.

After all, the knowable universe is big but decidedly finite.

These thinkers, among others, have insisted not only that is love knowable but that learning to think about it in more sophisticated ways can make us smarter, kinder, better lovers.

He and other mathematicians are mainly interested in using the game as a yardstick for gauging the difficulty of important open problems in mathematics — or for figuring out what is mathematically knowable at all.

He had spoken about Rivers in the truest, most knowable way to her friends, loved ones, and colleagues.

Most of the data is from women and for good reason—females have a shorter, more knowable duration of fertility.

But let us return to non-fiction, the knowable world, and frankly earthbound thoughts.

"We're all much more knowable to strangers than we ever were in the past," Thompson says.

No superstar ever seemed so accessible—so just plain knowable—to his fans.

Nor can it indeed be admitted as true — That the elements are unknowable, and the compound alone knowable.

This is much more human and knowable, with a deep breast and massive limbs, a powerful mountain-body.

Concrete general names (and the meaning of abstract names depends on the concrete) should have a fixed and knowable connotation.

The sense world (mundus sensibilis) lies open to our senses and our intellect, and is empirically knowable within certain limits.

And it is within the limits of the knowable that Shakespeare's theology confines itself.


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On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to knowable, such as: clear, comprehensible, obvious, perceptible, plain, and understandable.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.