noticeable

adjective
no·​tice·​able | \ ˈnō-tə-sə-bəl How to pronounce noticeable (audio) \

Definition of noticeable

1 : worthy of notice noticeable for its influence on young filmmakers
2 : likely to be noticed a noticeable improvement a noticeable change in the weather

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Other Words from noticeable

noticeably \ ˈnō-​tə-​sə-​blē How to pronounce noticeably (audio) \ adverb

Choose the Right Synonym for 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

Examples of noticeable in a Sentence

The spot on your shirt is very noticeable. There has been a noticeable improvement in her behavior. a noticeable change in the weather It was noticeable that they were not prepared to give the presentation.
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Recent Examples on the Web Given that many broadband connections average only about 25-30 Mbps, that translates to a very noticeable 10-12x improvement. Bob O'donnell, USA TODAY, "Can 5G become your new broadband connection?," 30 Apr. 2020 As people have been staying home to wait out the pandemic, there’s been noticeable improvements in air quality across Indianapolis as well as other cities across the U.S. and the world. London Gibson, Indianapolis Star, "Here are 50 ways to celebrate 50 years of Earth Day (from your home during the pandemic)," 17 Apr. 2020 On the road: This remains the most noticeable improvement. cleveland, "Toyota Sienna AWD: It’s all the SUV most of us need," 7 Mar. 2020 Last season, Texas A&M made noticeable improvements in its pass defense and now the Aggies hope to keep taking steps forward in pass coverage next season with several key defenders returning. Alex Miller, Dallas News, "Texas A&M defensive back outlook for 2020: Aggies aim to keep making steady improvements," 4 Mar. 2020 Little is still working to improve every facet of his game, but has grown a lot more comfortable on the floor and has made noticeable improvements to his three-point shot as the season has progressed. Jamie Goldberg, oregonlive, "Injuries have given Portland Trail Blazers’ young players opportunity to step up on court this season," 29 Feb. 2020 An effective stimulus requires a benefit that is immediate and noticeable. Los Angeles Times, "Column: Trump again demands an absurd and harmful payroll tax cut," 5 May 2020 Mobile Gaming Use Continues to Rise Social distancing continues to provide mobile gaming a noticeable boost in stats and downloads. Michael Koczwara, The Hollywood Reporter, "Mobile Games Hotspot: Usage Rises Amid Lockdown; Big Update For 'Call of Duty Mobile'," 30 Apr. 2020 Her all-time favorite serum is Dr. Barbara Sturm's Hyaluronic Acid Serum ($300) because there's always a noticeable glowy difference in her skin after application. Maya Allen, Marie Claire, "Dove Cameron Shares Her #1 Beauty Hack for Waking up With Glowy Skin," 29 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of noticeable

1753, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of noticeable was in 1753

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22 May 2020

Cite this Entry

“Noticeable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noticeable. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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More Definitions for noticeable

noticeable

adjective
How to pronounce noticeable (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of noticeable

: able to be easily seen or noticed

noticeable

adjective
no·​tice·​able | \ ˈnō-tə-sə-bəl How to pronounce noticeable (audio) \

Kids Definition of noticeable

: deserving notice : likely to attract attention a noticeable spot

Other Words from noticeable

noticeably \ -​blē \ adverb The volume got noticeably louder.

Choose the Right Synonym for noticeable

noticeable and outstanding mean attracting notice or attention. noticeable is used for something that is likely to be observed. There's been a noticeable improvement in your grades. outstanding is used for something that attracts notice because it rises above and is better than others of the same kind. She's an outstanding tennis player.

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