Definition of accessible
1a : capable of being reached <a remote region accessible by rail>; also : being within reach <fashions at accessible prices>b : easy to speak to or deal with <a friendly, accessible boss>
2 : capable of being used or seen : available <information that should be accessible to everyone> <The collection is not currently accessible.>
3 : capable of being understood or appreciated <the author's most accessible stories> <an accessible film>
4 : capable of being influenced : open <people who are accessible to new ideas>
accessibilityplay \-ˌse-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
accessiblenessplay \-ˈse-sə-bəl-nəs\ noun
accessiblyplay \-blē\ adverb
Examples of accessible in a sentence
The inn is accessible by train and bus.
The mall is accessible from the highway.
It is a fascinating and accessible book.
Origin and Etymology of accessible
First Known Use: 15th century
ACCESSIBLE Defined for Kids
Definition of accessible for Students
1 : able to be reached <The resort is accessible by train.>
2 : able to be used or obtained <The book is accessible in your school library.>
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