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Palpable meaning

palpable - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. can be felt by palpation; " a palpable tumor"
  2. 2. Capable of being touched and felt; perceptible by the touch; as, a palpable form.
  3. 3. Easily perceptible; plain; distinct; obvious; readily perceived and detected; gross; as, palpable imposture; palpable absurdity; palpable errors.

palpable - examples of usage

  1. A moment after he was laughing at himself, as he said to his companion, referring to a very palpable fact, " I don't wonder I made you laugh just now." - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.
  2. On the Saturday there were two performances of " The Squire's Daughter;" at night he felt very tired- which was unusual with him; that, or some other palpable excuse, was sufficient to take him down to Victoria station on the Sunday morning. - "Prince Fortunatus", William Black.
  3. Then, enclosing the note, carefully sealed up the message, and handed it to the boy, glancing about him the while with a palpable apprehension. - "The Sins of Séverac Bablon", Sax Rohmer.
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