Definition of 'audible'
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It then converts the reflected signals into audible sounds that the human brain can learn to process into a detailed mental image of the environment. Smithsonian Mag (2017)His lectures were indeed brilliant, backed up by visible, very audible practical demonstrations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The only audible sound was that of people heading for the exits. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is an almost audible sigh of relief. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They have signs and audible warnings but no barriers. The Sun (2009)The tragedy is visible here in the writing and it was audible in his voice. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So she studied the vibrations produced in soap films by audible sound waves. Times, Sunday Times (2015)An audible sigh of relief could be heard across the independent sector. Times, Sunday Times (2011)One tempting idea was to fit vessels with audible warning systems. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It also has an audible warning at the end of the cooking period. Times, Sunday Times (2008)No audible sounds from the condemned. The Sun (2010)If they can make speech audible for the news, surely they can do it for drama. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Dalglish factor was usually visible and often audible. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His memory was precise and his voice clearly audible without the assistance of the speaker's microphone. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is one of the few pauses in the conversation, then a very audible sigh. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His head was hidden under a blue blanket, but deep sighs were audible. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If they get too close to a buried cable, they get an audible warning. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As he climbed on to the putting surface, the sigh was almost audible above the wind. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Wasn't really an audible voice. In God's Country: travels in the Bible belt, USA. (1989)Russian voices were clearly audible. Times, Sunday Times (2015)At first one heard only the wind blowing through the canyons, but as we descended a chorus of voices became audible. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Rather than vent their spleen at the end, the fans simply let out an audible sigh of resignation then went home for a quiet grumble. The Sun (2009)By only reproducing sounds that were audible to human hearing, the company managed to quadruple its capacity by the 1920s. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Sir, A cyclist is not obliged to fit a bell to his cycle but must have an audible means of warning. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'audible'
British English: audible ADJECTIVE
A sound that is audible is loud enough to be heard.
Her voice was barely audible.
Definition of audible from the Collins English Dictionary
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