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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Middle French audible, from Late Latin audibilis, from Latin audire (to hear).

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AdjectiveEdit

audible (comparative more audible, superlative most audible)

  1. Able to be heard.

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VerbEdit

audible (third-person singular simple present audibles, present participle audibling, simple past and past participle audibled)

  1. (intransitive, American football) To change the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one.
    The quarterback audibled after seeing the defensive formation.

NounEdit

audible (plural audibles)

  1. (American football) The act of or an instance of changing the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one.
    The audible changed the play to a run.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Late Latin audibilis.

AdjectiveEdit

audible (plural audibles)

  1. audible

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Late Latin audibilis. Doublet of oíble.

AdjectiveEdit

audible (plural audibles)

  1. audible