Definitions

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  • adv. In a perceptible manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a perceptible manner; in a degree or to an amount that may be perceived or noticed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a noticeable manner

Etymologies

perceptible +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • To the extent that our lives do not differ perceptibly from the lives of convinced advocates of U.S. exceptionalism, the rest of the world will justifiably number us among those advocates.

    AKMA’s Random Thoughts

  • With the passing minutes the lines deepened on his haggard countenance, his expression perceptibly aged.

    Mountain Blood A Novel

  • I indeed perceptibly gained on it; and when, after nearly two days 'journey, I beheld my enemy at no more than a mile distant, my heart bounded within me.

    Chapter 7

  • On the face of it a quarter-final line-up of four French clubs, two Irish provinces and two representatives from England is hardly proof of the Gallic stranglehold loosening but the odds have now shifted perceptibly.

    Home advantage gives Northampton and Leinster hope for Heineken Cup

  • The Sun is creeping southwards again, but it may be late July before we notice that our nights are perceptibly longer and darker.

    Starwatch: The July night sky

  • And as he ascended the hillside the lines grew perceptibly shorter.

    All Gold Canon

  • He had seen twenty years of service in the colonies, from Nigeria and Senegal to the South Seas, and those twenty years had not perceptibly brightened his dull mind.

    THE CHINAGO

  • And if it had not, a glance at her gray eyes, just perceptibly angry with herself, and at her firm-set mouth, would have told him the same thing.

    Chapter XIII

  • He hesitated perceptibly, then refused and went on his way.

    A PIECE OF STEAK

  • He saw me, but there was no kinship between us, and with him, at least, no sympathy of understanding; for he cowered perceptibly and dragged himself on.

    Chapter 24: Nightmare

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