Visible Definition

That can be seen; perceptible by the eye.
Webster's New World
Obvious to the eye.
A visible change of expression.
American Heritage
That can be perceived or observed; apparent.
No visible improvement.
Webster's New World
Being often in the public view; conspicuous.
American Heritage
On hand or available.
Visible resources.
Webster's New World

Origin of Visible

  • From Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin visibilis (“that may be seen"), from Latin videre (“to see"), past participle visus; see vision.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin vīsibilis from vīsus past participle of vidēre to see vision

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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