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1. sensible

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsəbəl'] showing reason or sound judgment.

Synonyms

  • fair
  • tenable
  • well-founded
  • logical
  • valid
  • level-headed
  • just
  • levelheaded
  • reasonableness
  • commonsensible
  • commonsensical
  • sound
  • commonsense
  • healthy
  • rational
  • intelligent

Antonyms

  • illogical
  • irrational
  • unfair
  • invalid

Etymology

  • sensibilis (Latin)
  • sentire (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Sensible

  • comprehensible
  • reprehensible
  • indispensable
  • indefensible
  • dispensable
  • compensable
  • ostensible
  • defensible

How do you spell sensible? Is it sensable ?

A common misspelling of sensible is sensable

Example sentences of the word sensible


1. Adjective
Is it a restrictive and unsustainable diet, or is it a sensible and healthy way to eat?

Quotes containing the word sensible


1. Architecture is not an inspirational business, it's a rational procedure to do sensible and hopefully beautiful things; that's all.
- Harry Seidler

2. Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way.
- Jane Austen, Emma

3. I have loved to the point of madness; that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.
- Francois Sagon

2. sensible

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsəbəl'] readily perceived by the senses.

Antonyms

  • partial

Etymology

  • sensibilis (Latin)
  • sentire (Latin)

3. sensible

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsəbəl'] aware intuitively or intellectually of something sensed.

Synonyms

  • aware
  • cognizant

Antonyms

  • immoderate
  • inequity
  • unfairness

Etymology

  • sensibilis (Latin)
  • sentire (Latin)

4. sensible

adjective. ['ˈsɛnsəbəl'] able to feel or perceive.

Synonyms

  • sensitive
  • conscious
  • cognizant
  • aware

Antonyms

  • insensible
  • unaware
  • ugly
  • brunet

Etymology

  • sensibilis (Latin)
  • sentire (Latin)
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