sensible

[ sen-suh-buhl ]SEE DEFINITION OF sensible

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SENSIBLE

Then we wonder that respect for the law shows a sensible decrease!

"My aunt will treat the affair like the sensible woman she is," replied the earl.

It is the sensible schemes, unfortunately, that are hopeless in England.

When a master does not consider what he is doing, a sensible servant should set him right.

All foreigners break their wives' hearts—Nelly's a sensible girl!

Everybody can't be as sensible and handsome as we are, you know.

A sane and sensible wave seemed to be sweeping the whole country.

How stolid they were and how matter of fact and how sensible.

Now, for the first time, I was sensible that I had been really hurt by the fall.

I'm as sensible as anybody, and I can't see any sense in our not marrying at once.

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