audible

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EtymologyEdit

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.

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audible m, f ‎(plural audibles)

  1. audible

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