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Definition of "apprehensible" [ap•pre•hen•si•ble]

  • Capable of being understood: apprehensible truths. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "apprehensible" in a sentence
  • "And then suddenly I couldn't do that anymore, couldn't make those approximations that make something incredibly complex and contradictory more easily apprehensible."
  • "According to the fathers, this is a kingdom, a power, a glory and a quality of life that is potentially no less apprehensible to us now."
  • "However much it grasps metaphorically at a less tangible if still apprehensible object of our experience of fiction, to speak of "quality of vision" does not adequately account for the concrete achievements of writers as stylists."