discernible discernible  /dɪs ˈɜr nə bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) perceptible by the senses or intellect
  2. (adj) capable of being perceived clearly
  3. (adj) capable of being seen or noticed

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. This trend is already discernible in the form of Internet-enabled cell phones and personal digital assistants.
  2. After all, if somebody was weaving a synthetic web of untruth, he would surely have a discernible political motive.
  3. Yet Soderbergh seems defined more by these giant, wayward ambitions than by a discernible authorial personality.

News

  1. Liverpool: Kolo Toure Addition to Help Reds Defence Find Their Voice

    Liverpool ’s Premier League season wasn ’t impressive enough for it to have a clear, discernible turning point, but one of the most important came on a January afternoon at home to Norwich City . It wasn ’t the 5-0 win over a relegation-threatened side?the second time that the Reds had put five goals past the Canaries over the campaign?that caught the eye, but instead it was a voice at the back ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Analyst Actions: Raymond James Initiates Coverage of Legumex with Outperform Rating, $7.25 Target Price

    Special Crop Foundation, Specialty Oil Growth Engine: "Legumex has rapidly emerged as one of the world's leading providers of pulse and special crops with a discernible growth focus on
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. In her comments, Rep. Shelley Berkley, D-Nev., said "there is no discernible impact" in Nevada from the bailout money.
    on Dec 17, 2008 By: Shelley Berkley Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Justice Stevens said the death penalty was a "pointless and needless extinction of life with only marginal contributions to any discernible social or public purposes".
    on Apr 17, 2008 By: John Paul Stevens Source: The Australian

  3. "I was having a hard time at school in terms of being c--p at everything, with no discernible talent," Radcliffe told the paper.
    on Aug 18, 2008 By: Daniel Radcliffe Source: NBC30.com

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