- The definition of perceptible is able to be seen or felt.
An example of something perceptible is a bright sunrise on a summer morning.
Origin of perceptibleLate Latin perceptibilis ; from past participle of Classical Latin percipere
Origin of perceptibleLate Latin perceptibilis, from Latin perceptus, past participle of percipere, to perceive; see perceive.
(comparative more perceptible, superlative most perceptible)
- Able to be perceived, sensed, or discerned.
- Her voice was barely perceptible over the noise, but her gestures made her meaning clear.