plural noun

sen·​si·​bil·​ia ˌsen(t)-sə-ˈbi-lē-ə How to pronounce sensibilia (audio)
: what may be sensed

Word History


Late Latin, from neuter plural of Latin sensibilis sensible

First Known Use

circa 1678, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sensibilia was circa 1678

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Cite this Entry

“Sensibilia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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