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leg·i·ble

 (lĕj′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. Possible to read or decipher: legible handwriting.
2. Plainly discernible; apparent: a legible weakness in disposition.

[Middle English, from Late Latin legibilis, from Latin legere, to read; see leg- in Indo-European roots.]

leg′i·bil′i·ty, leg′i·ble·ness n.
leg′i·bly adv.

legible

(ˈlɛdʒəbəl)
adj
1. (of handwriting, print, etc) able to be read or deciphered
2. able to be discovered; discernible
[C14: from Late Latin legibilis, from Latin legere to read]
ˌlegiˈbility, ˈlegibleness n
ˈlegibly adv

leg•i•ble

(ˈlɛdʒ ə bəl)

adj.
1. capable of being read or deciphered, esp. with ease, as writing or printing.
2. capable of being discerned or distinguished: Anger was legible in his behavior.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Latin legibilis <legere to read]
leg`i•bil′i•ty, n.
leg′i•bly, adv.

readable

legible
1. 'readable'

If you say that a book or article is readable, you mean that it is interesting and not boring or difficult to understand.

He has written a most readable and entertaining autobiography.
2. 'legible'

If you can recognize the letters and words that a piece of writing consists of, you do not say that the writing is 'readable'. You say that it is legible.

The inscription is still perfectly legible.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.legible - (of handwriting, print, etc.) capable of being read or deciphered; "legible handwriting"
illegible - (of handwriting, print, etc.) not legible; "illegible handwriting"

legible

adjective readable, clear, plain, bold, neat, distinct, easy to read, easily read, decipherable My handwriting isn't very legible.
Translations
سَهْل القِراءَه ، مَقْروءمَقْرُوءٌ
čitelný
læselig
luettavalukukelpoinen
čitljiv
olvasható
læsilegur
読みやすい
읽기 쉬운
įskaitomaiįskaitomasįskaitomumas
salasāmsskaidrs
čitljiv
läslig
อ่านออกได้
okunabilirokunaklı
dễ đọc

legible

[ˈledʒəbl] ADJlegible

legible

[ˈlɛdʒɪbəl] adjlisible
barely legible → à peine lisible

legible

adjlesbar; handwriting alsoleserlich

legible

[ˈlɛdʒəbl] adjleggibile

legible

(ˈledʒəbl) adjective
clear enough to be read. The writing was faded but still legible.
ˈlegibly adverb
ˌlegiˈbility noun

legible

مَقْرُوءٌ čitelný læselig leserlich ευανάγνωστος legible lukukelpoinen lisible čitljiv leggibile 読みやすい 읽기 쉬운 leesbaar leselig czytelny legível отчетливый läslig อ่านออกได้ okunaklı dễ đọc 易读的