from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Capable of being understood: an intelligible set of directions.
- adj. Capable of being apprehended by the intellect alone.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. capable of being understood; clear to the mind
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Capable of being understood or comprehended
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- That can be understood; capable of being apprehended by the intellect or understanding; comprehensible.
- In the Kantian philosophy, capable of being apprehended by the understanding only; incapable of being given in sense or applied to it.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. well articulated or enunciated, and loud enough to be heard distinctly
- adj. capable of being apprehended or understood
Middle English, from Old French, from Latin intellegibilis, intelligibilis, from intellegere, to perceive; see intelligent.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin intelligibilis. (Wiktionary)