sensible

suomi-englanti sanakirja

sensible englannista suomeksi

  1. maltillinen, järjellinen

  2. aistittava, aistein havaittava

  3. tunteva

  4. tietoinen

  1. ymmärrettävä

  2. tietoinen

  3. järkevä, järjellinen

  4. käytännöllinen

  5. Substantiivi

sensible englanniksi

  1. Perceptible by the senses.

  2. 1751, John Arbuthnot, ''An Essay Concerning the Effects of Air on Human Bodies'' (page 1)

  3. Air is sensible to the Touch by its Motion, and by its Resistance to Bodies moved in it.
  4. 1778, William Lewis, ''The New Dispensatory'' (page 91)

  5. The sensible qualities of ''argentina'' promise no great virtue of this kind; for to the taste it discovers only a slight roughishness, from whence it may be presumed to be entitled to a place only among the milder corroborants.
  6. 1902, William James, ''The Varieties of Religious Experience'', Folio Society 2008, page 45:

  7. It has been vouchsafed, for example, to very few Christian believers to have had a sensible vision of their Saviour.
  8. Easily perceived; appreciable.

  9. (rfdatek)

  10. The disgrace was more sensible than the pain.
    The discovery of the mines of America (..) does not seem to have had any very sensible effect upon the prices of things in England.
  11. Able to feel or perceive.

  12. (RQ:Shakespeare Coriolanus)

  13. Liable to external impression; easily affected; sensitive.

  14. ''a sensible thermometer''

  15. (RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)

  16. Of or pertaining to the senses; sensory.

  17. Cognizant; having the perception of something; aware of something.

  18. He cannot think at any time, waking or sleeping, without being sensible of it.
    They are now sensible it would have been better to comply than to refuse.
  19. Acting with or showing good sense; able to make good judgements based on reason.

  20. 2005, Plato, ''Sophist''. Translation by Lesley Brown. pagination|230b.

  21. They ask questions of someone who thinks he's got something sensible to say on some matter when actually he hasn't.
  22. Characterized more by usefulness or practicality than by fashionableness, especially of clothing.

  23. 1999, (w), ''(w)'' (2001 Perennial Edition), page 8,

  24. They would walk, on fair evenings, around the village, and discuss the theory of crop rotation, and the weather, and other such sensible matters.
  25. Sensation; sensibility.

  26. (RQ:Milton PL) which must needs remove the sensible of pain.

  27. That which impresses itself on the senses; anything perceptible.

  28. Aristotle distinguished sensibles into common and proper.
  29. That which has sensibility; a sensitive being.

  30. This melancholy extends itself not to men only, but even to vegetals and sensibles.
  31. sentient

  32. sensitive

  33. tone

  34. (inflection of)