noticeable

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adjective no·tice·able \ˈnō-tə-sə-bəl\

Definition of noticeable

  1. 1 :  worthy of notice noticeable for its influence on young filmmakers

  2. 2 :  likely to be noticed a noticeable improvement a noticeable change in the weather

noticeably

play \ˈnō-tə-sə-blē\ adverb

Examples of noticeable in a Sentence

  1. The spot on your shirt is very noticeable.

  2. There has been a noticeable improvement in her behavior.

  3. a noticeable change in the weather

  4. It was noticeable that they were not prepared to give the presentation.

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First Known Use of noticeable

1753

Synonym Discussion of noticeable

noticeable, remarkable, prominent, outstanding, conspicuous, salient, striking mean attracting notice or attention. noticeable applies to something unlikely to escape observation. a piano recital with no noticeable errors remarkable applies to something so extraordinary or exceptional as to invite comment. a film of remarkable intelligence and wit prominent applies to something commanding notice by standing out from its surroundings or background. a doctor who occupies a prominent position in the town outstanding applies to something that rises above and excels others of the same kind. honored for her outstanding contributions to science conspicuous applies to something that is obvious and unavoidable to the sight or mind. conspicuous bureaucratic waste salient applies to something of significance that merits the attention given it. the salient points of the speech striking applies to something that impresses itself powerfully and deeply upon the observer's mind or vision. the region's striking poverty

NOTICEABLE Defined for English Language Learners

noticeable

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Definition of noticeable for English Language Learners

  • : able to be easily seen or noticed


NOTICEABLE Defined for Kids

noticeable

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adjective no·tice·able \ˈnō-tə-sə-bəl\

Definition of noticeable for Students

  1. :  deserving notice :  likely to attract attention a noticeable spot

noticeably

\-blē\ adverb The volume got noticeably louder.


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