Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to audile: audible


Of or relating to hearing; auditory.

[From Latin audīre, to hear; see au- in Indo-European roots.]


(ˈɔːdɪl; ˈɔːdaɪl) psychol
(Psychology) a person who possesses a faculty for auditory imagery that is more distinct than his visual or other imagery
(Psychology) of or relating to such a person
[C19: from aud(itory) + -ile]


(ˈɔ dɪl, -daɪl)

1. of, pertaining to, or affecting the auditory nerves or the sense of hearing.
2. oriented to or relying heavily on the faculty of hearing.
[1885–90; aud (itory) + (tact)ile]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.audile - one whose mental imagery is auditory rather than visual or motor
beholder, observer, perceiver, percipient - a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses
Adj.1.audile - of or relating to the process of hearingaudile - of or relating to the process of hearing; "auditory processing"; "an audile person"
References in periodicals archive ?
99); and in an unabridged Audio Audile edition ($14.
The space between the wheel and the axle, which defines both, is "where the action is"; and this space is both audile and tactile.
I had never heard of Sycamore before, but was intrigued by the Audile.
The number of tree cores used in age structure analysis was 52 in Audile, 54 in Barkava, 37 in Pededze, 37 in Salenieki, 60 in Kinguru, 48 in Rauda, and only 13 in Mezotne.
At the shot, there is a short-lived bump in the handle and little audile noise.