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audible 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈôdəbəl/,
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Able to be heard,
  1. Able to be heard
    • - ultrasound is audible to dogs
Noun
  1. A change in the offensive play called by the quarterback at the line of scrimmage


  1. heard or perceptible by the ear; "he spoke in an audible whisper"
  2. a football play is changed orally after both teams have assumed their positions at the line of scrimmage
  3. (audibly) in an audible manner; "he spoke audibly"
  4. The act of or an instance of changing the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one; To change the play at the line of scrimmage by yelling out a new one; Able to be heard
  5. (Audibility) Ability to be heard; said of faint sounds in the presence of noise. The extreme range of audibility is 20-20,000 Hz in frequency, depending on the applied intensity; and from 2 x 10^-5Nm^-2(ms) at 1000 Hz (the zero of the phon scale, selected as the average for good ears) to 120 dB.
  6. (Audibility) The range of sound-wave frequencies that can be heard by humans: 30 to 20,000 Hz.
  7. (audibility) The measure of the severity of a sonic imperfection. The scale of audibility, from least audible to most audible, is: inaudible, subtle, slight, moderate, obvious, conspicuous, and Arrggh!!
  8. (audibly) (adv.): Anything that is audible is capable of being heard. The judge warns the spectators against making any more comments that can be heard.
  9. verbal commands shouted by the quarterback to his teammates at the line of scrimmage to change a play on short notice.
  10. Audible means a noise or sound which is capable of being heard.
  11. range sound waves that are generated having frequencies within the audible range are capable of being perceived or "heard"
  12. A player who won’t listen to the coach’s instructions.
  13. Dominant online retailer of downloadable audiobooks, now owned by Amazon. Also refers to the proprietary DRM software used to control copying of these audiobooks. Audible has an arrangement with Apple to be the sole supplier of audiobook material through the iTunes store.
  14. A last-minute play-change initiated by the quarterback. Colts’ quarterback Peyton Manning, that kinda funny looking guy in almost every commercial, does this all the time.
  15. The type of ghost that is only heard and never seen, it’s very common on investigations to a hear a voice call out or whisper in your ear, they can also be heard during sleep, loved ones who have passed can be heard speaking to you, the most common AUDIBLE is the BANSHEE which wails or cries.