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sen·si·ble

 (sĕn′sə-bəl)
adj.
1.
a. Acting with or exhibiting good judgment; reasonable: a sensible person; a sensible choice.
b. Not ornate or impractical: a sensible hairdo; sensible shoes.
2. Having a perception of something; cognizant: "I am sensible that a good deal more is still to be done" (Edmund Burke). See Synonyms at aware.
3. Perceptible or appreciable by the senses or by the mind: a sensible difference in temperature.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin sēnsibilis, from sēnsus, sense; see sense.]

sen′si·ble·ness n.
sen′si·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sensibly - with good sense or in a reasonable or intelligent manner; "he acted sensibly in the crisis"; "speak more sanely about these affairs"; "acted quite reasonably"
Translations
بصورَةٍ مَعْقولَه، بِعَقْل
rozumně
fornuftigt
skynsamlega

sensibly

[ˈsensəblɪ] ADV (= carefully) → con sensatez; (= wisely) → prudentemente
she acted very sensiblyobró muy prudentemente
he sensibly answered thatcontestó con tino que ...
try to behave sensiblyintenta comportarte como es debido

sensibly

[ˈsɛnsɪbli] adv
[act, eat] → raisonnablement
(= appropriately) [dressed] → de manière adaptée

sensibly

adv (= reasonably)vernünftig; he very sensibly ignored the questioner hat die Frage vernünftigerweise ignoriert; sensibly pricedpreisgünstig

sensibly

[ˈsɛnsəblɪ] adv (reasonably, behave, talk) → assennatamente, con molto buon senso

sensible

(ˈsensəbl) adjective
1. wise; having or showing good judgement. She's a sensible, reliable person; a sensible suggestion.
2. (of clothes etc) practical rather than attractive or fashionable. She wears flat, sensible shoes.
ˈsensibly adverb
in a sensible way. He sensibly brought a spare pair of shoes.
References in classic literature ?
I improved, however, sensibly in this science, but not sufficiently to follow up any kind of conversation, although I applied my whole mind to the endeavour, for I easily perceived that, although I eagerly longed to discover myself to the cottagers, I ought not to make the attempt until I had first become master of their language, which knowledge might enable me to make them overlook the deformity of my figure, for with this also the contrast perpetually presented to my eyes had made me acquainted.
At first my mouth and throat were parched, and my strength ebbed sensibly.
All must hope that some day America would penetrate the deepest secrets of that mysterious orb; and some even seemed to fear lest its conquest should not sensibly derange the equilibrium of Europe.
To speak sensibly, I think assassins have been invented by fathers and mothers to frighten children who want to run away at night.
You yourself, sir, I am convinced, in my case, would have done the same: for none ever so sensibly felt the misfortunes of others.
But the incidents of his adventure grew sensibly sharper and clearer under the attrition of thinking them over, and so he presently found himself leaning to the impression that the thing might not have been a dream, after all.
Already the projectile's conical top was sensibly turned toward the lunar disc, presented in such a way as to utilize the whole of the recoil produced by the pressure of the rocket apparatus.
Who is likely to make suitable provisions for the public defense, as that body to which the guardianship of the public safety is confided; which, as the centre of information, will best understand the extent and urgency of the dangers that threaten; as the representative of the WHOLE, will feel itself most deeply interested in the preservation of every part; which, from the responsibility implied in the duty assigned to it, will be most sensibly impressed with the necessity of proper exertions; and which, by the extension of its authority throughout the States, can alone establish uniformity and concert in the plans and measures by which the common safety is to be secured?
The consequence was that they were no longer taught to read, nor even to master Arithmetic enough to enable them to count the angles of their husband or children; and hence they sensibly declined during each generation in intellectual power.
As the people grew more numerous, and their trade one with another increased, the want of current money was still more sensibly felt.
With her friends she is always cheerful, and apparently happy, though the innocent gaiety of her childhood is sensibly checked, and there are moments that betray the existence of a grief that is only the more durable, because it is less violent.
She had been repeatedly very earnest in trying to get Anne included in the visit to London, sensibly open to all the injustice and all the discredit of the selfish arrangements which shut her out, and on many lesser occasions had endeavoured to give Elizabeth the advantage of her own better judgement and experience; but always in vain: Elizabeth would go her own way; and never had she pursued it in more decided opposition to Lady Russell than in this selection of Mrs Clay; turning from the society of so deserving a sister, to bestow her affection and confidence on one who ought to have been nothing to her but the object of distant civility.