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intelligible
used in Howards End

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Definition
capable of being understood
  • "Miss Wilcox is up—" the child whispered, and then became unintelligible.
    Chapter 26 (11% in)
  • Temperance, tolerance, and sexual equality were intelligible cries to them; whereas they did not follow our Forward Policy in Tibet with the keen attention that it merits, and would at times dismiss the whole British Empire with a puzzled, if reverent, sigh.
    Chapter 4 (62% in)
  • They say one ought to be at all costs intelligible, and sacrifice—
    Chapter 17 (85% in)

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