Meaning of “intelligible” in the English Dictionary

"intelligible" in British English

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intelligibleadjective

uk /ɪnˈtel.ɪ.dʒə.bəl/ us /ɪnˈtel.ə.dʒə.bəl/
intelligibly
adverb uk /ɪnˈtel.ɪ.dʒə.bli/ us /ɪnˈtel.ə.dʒə.bli/
intelligibility
noun [ U ] uk /ɪnˌtel.ɪ.dʒəˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us /ɪnˌtel.ə.dʒəˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/

(Definition of “intelligible” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"intelligible" in American English

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intelligibleadjective

us /ɪnˈtel·ɪ·dʒə·bəl/

(of speech and writing) clear enough to be understood:

It was a poor telephone connection, and only some of his words were intelligible.

(Definition of “intelligible” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)