palpable (Meaning)

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palpable (a)

capable of being perceived; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt

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palpable (s)

(medicine) can be felt by palpation

clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment

so intense as to be almost touched or felt

Webster

palpable (a.)

Capable of being touched and felt; perceptible by the touch; as, a palpable form.

Easily perceptible; plain; distinct; obvious; readily perceived and detected; gross; as, palpable imposture; palpable absurdity; palpable errors.

palpable Sentence Examples

  1. The anxiety in the room was palpable as the deadline approached.
  2. The joy at the reunion was palpable, radiating throughout the gathering.
  3. The tension between the rivals was palpable, threatening to erupt at any moment.
  4. The sadness in her eyes was palpable, stirring a deep sense of empathy.
  5. The success of the project was palpable, evident in the team's glowing faces.
  6. The palpable fear of the unknown hung over the expedition like a suffocating blanket.
  7. The palpable gratitude from the recipients of the donation warmed their hearts.
  8. The palpable anger from the protesters reverberated through the streets.
  9. The palpable excitement for the upcoming adventure ignited a spark in their spirits.
  10. The palpable sense of anticipation at the start of the race set hearts pounding.

FAQs About the word palpable

capable of being perceived; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt, (medicine) can be felt by palpation, clearly revealed to the mind or the sen

discernible, appreciable, perceptible, audible,distinguishable, noticeable, detectable, apprehensible, significant, discernable

undetectable, invisible,imperceptible, intangible, inaudible, indistinguishable, intangible, insensible, invisible, indistinguishable

The anxiety in the room was palpable as the deadline approached.

The joy at the reunion was palpable, radiating throughout the gathering.

The tension between the rivals was palpable, threatening to erupt at any moment.

The sadness in her eyes was palpable, stirring a deep sense of empathy.