1. [syn: discernible, evident, observable]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Observable \Ob*serv"a*ble\, a. [L. observabilis: cf. F.
1. Capable of being observed; discernible; noticeable. --Sir.
The difference is sufficiently observable.
2. Worthy of being observed; important enough to be noted or
celebrated; as, an observable anniversary.
3. Noteworthy; remarkable.
[PJC] -- Ob*serv"a*ble*ness, n. -- Ob*serv"a*bly, adv.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: capable of being seen or noticed; "a discernible change
in attitude"; "a clearly evident erasure in the
manuscript"; "an observable change in behavior" [syn:
discernible, evident, observable]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
62 Moby Thesaurus words for "observable":
apparent, appreciable, beholdable, clear, clear as crystal,
crystal-clear, detectable, discernible, disclosed, distinct,
evident, explicit, exposed, exposed to view, express, hanging out,
in evidence, in full view, in plain sight, in view, indisputable,
indubitable, insight, manifest, memorable, naked, notable,
noticeable, obvious, open, open to view, open-and-shut,
outcropping, palpable, patent, perceivable, perceptible,
perspicuous, plain, plain as day, recognizable, red-letter,
revealed, rubric, seeable, self-evident, self-explaining,
self-explanatory, sensible, showing, tangible, to be seen,
transparent, unclouded, unconcealed, undisguised, unhidden,
unmistakable, viewable, visible, visual, witnessable