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"visible" in British English

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visibleadjective

uk   us   /ˈvɪz.ɪ.bl̩/
B2 able to be ​seen: You should ​wear something light-coloured when you're ​cycling at ​night so that you're more visible. The writing on the ​tombstone was barely visible. There are few visible signs of the ​illness that ​kept her in ​hospital for so ​long. The ​comet should be visible to the ​nakedeye.C1 able or ​likely to ​attractpublicattention and be ​noticed: In a very ​shortperiod of ​time, she has ​become a highly visible ​nationalleader.
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(Definition of visible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"visible" in American English

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visibleadjective

 us   /ˈvɪz·ə·bəl/
able to be ​seen: There are few visible ​signs of her ​recentillness. The ​comet is visible to the ​nakedeye as a ​fuzzyball in the ​westernsky. Visible also ​meansable or ​tending to ​attractpublicattention: In a very ​shorttime, she ​became a ​highly visible ​environmentalspokesperson.
(Definition of visible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “visible”
in Korean 눈에 보이는…
in Arabic مَرئي…
in Malaysian boleh dilihat…
in French visible…
in Russian видимый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可以看見的, 可視的, 顯眼的…
in Italian visibile…
in Turkish gözle görülebilir, görünür…
in Polish widoczny…
in Spanish visible…
in Vietnamese hữu hình…
in Portuguese visível…
in Thai ที่สามารถมองเห็นได้…
in German sichtbar…
in Catalan visible…
in Japanese 見える…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可以看见的, 可视的, 显眼的…
in Indonesian kelihatan…
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