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WHAT DOES SENSIBLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Sensible may refer to: ▪ Captain Sensible, English rock guitarist ▪ French frigate Sensible, a 32-gun Magicienne-class frigate ▪ Sensible Sentencing Trust, a lobby group ▪ Sensible Software, a defunct video game company...
The first definition of sensible in the dictionary is having or showing good sense or judgment. Other definition of sensible is serviceable; practical.Sensible is also having the capacity for sensation; sensitive.
The translations of sensible from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sensible» in English.
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «sensible».
FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SENSIBLE» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sensible» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sensible» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sensible
10 QUOTES WITH «SENSIBLE»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word sensible.
My family pleaded with me to forget literature and do something sensible, such as find some sort of useful work.
We try to make sensible decisions with the facts in front of us. The problem with sensible decisions is that so is everyone else.
W. H. Auden
No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.
It seems to me that a mutually beneficial relationship between a man and woman requires the man to be dominant. A sensible woman will allow the man to think he is the most important partner.
Hans Urs von Balthasar
The first attempt at a response: there must have been a fall, a decline, and the road to salvation can only be the return of the sensible finite into the intelligible infinite.
Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul.
Celebrities in general are pretty democratic, just being in the theater. Plus, I'm from Chicago. But Obama's sensible... he's just a reasonable, sensible human being.
And autos are not the only product that could be made more energy efficient if we just put in place sensible requirements. This is also true of many appliances and even of entire buildings.
Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
The German Doctors say that persons sensible of harmony have one sense more than others.
I've always been sensible with my money. I can't say I'm a business genius.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SENSIBLE»
Discover the use of sensible in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sensible and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Sensible Ecstasy: Mysticism, Sexual Difference, and the ...
Sensible Ecstasy investigates the attraction to excessive forms of mysticism among twentieth-century French intellectuals and demonstrates the work that the figure of the mystic does for these thinkers.
Amy Hollywood, 2010
Sensible Flesh: On Touch in Early Modern Culture
"As histories of corporeal experience in the period become at one more specific and more focused, this signal collection will stand as a tribute to the general power of such a particular focus."--Studies in English Literature
Elizabeth D. Harvey, 2003
The Sensible Cook: Dutch Foodways in the Old and the New World
A volume of 25 translated and adapted recipes from Dutch cooks. The recipes inlude beef with ginger, pear tart and various fried cake so beloved by the Dutch.
Peter G. Rose, 1998
Sensible Cruising Designs
The primary designs in this book are based on L. Francis Herreshoff's series of articles in the "Rudder magazine of the 1940's and 1950's detailing how to build many of his designs.
L. Francis Herreshoff, 1991
The Sensible Guide to Forex: Safer, Smarter Ways to Survive ...
It is necessary for the prudent investor's financial survival. In The Sensible Guide to Forex, Cliff Wachtel provides a road map to the confusing landscape of foreign exchange currency trading.
Cliff Wachtel, 2012
Sensible Shoes: A Story about the Spiritual Journey
Sharon Garlough Brown tells the moving story of four strangers as they reluctantly arrive at a retreat center and find themselves drawn out of their separate stories of isolation and struggle and into a collective journey of spiritual ...
Sharon Garlough Brown, 2013
The Sensible Sleep Solution: A Guide to Sleep in Your Baby's ...
"Are you uncomfortable with the thought of controlled crying?
Sarah Blunden, Angie Willcocks, 2012
Sensible Objects: Colonialism, Museums and Material Culture
This groundbreaking volume applies this idea to material culture and the social practices that endow objects with meanings in both colonial and postcolonial relationships.
Elizabeth Edwards, Chris Gosden, Ruth Phillips, 2006
Sensible Politics: The Visual Culture of Nongovernmental ...
"Sensible Politics" considers the constitutive role played by aesthetic and performative techniques in the staging of claims by nongovernmental activists.
Meg McLagan, Yates McKee, 2012
Sensible Shoes: A Story about the Spiritual Journey
fight. “What is itfze?” Mara asked, looking at the picture of the labyrinth on the
handout. “That's just what I need—to get lost the very first day. I could be
wandering around in circles for weeks!” Charissa appeared to be reading ahead.
“You can't ...
Sharon Garlough Brown, 2013
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SENSIBLE»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sensible is used in the context of the following news items.
LA needs these sensible gun-control measures
Last week, it was a movie theater in Lafayette, La. The week before, it was two military centers in Chattanooga, Tenn. Before that it was the Emanuel AME church ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
A Sensible Question for Gun Owners
California has some of the nation's strongest gun safety laws, but one that requires citizens to supply a “good cause” for why they should be granted a license to ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
Editorial: Tax pushed by Sanders is a sensible idea
Editorial: Tax pushed by Sanders is a sensible idea. The financial transaction tax endorsed by Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont could raise between $50 billion ... «Concord Monitor, Jun 15»
England's sensible slumber
SINCE England forged its union with Scotland in 1707, its commentators and politicians have sporadically fretted that it might end up under the yoke of other ... «The Economist, Jun 15»
A sensible way forward on surveillance?
The debate over privacy and security has become increasingly fractious in recent years but David Anderson has laid out a road map which may offer a way ... «BBC News, Jun 15»
Sensible Gun Regulation Isn't Unconstitutional
Conservative majorities in legislatures in the Southern and Western U.S. have aggressively expanded gun rights in recent years. But there is one venue where ... «Bloomberg View, Jun 15»
Regrets linger like smoke after her sensible decision
When I was 15, I lived for a year in Iran with my grandmother. Some Friday afternoons, we would steal away from the chaos of Tehran and go to a traditional ... «Los Angeles Times, Jun 15»
Maxim Shemetov / Reuters A Russian convoy of trucks drives along a road as Russian servicemen look on, near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, August 14, 2014. «Foreign Affairs, May 15»
Roberto Carlos's free-kick against France … recreated Sensible …
Sensible Soccer: home of the swerving shot, well-judged sliding tackle and ... Sensible Soccer was always a computer game that rewarded a bit of swerve: bash ... «The Guardian, May 15»
Bono defends U2's tax arrangements as 'sensible'
Bono said: “It's just some smart people we have working for us trying to be sensible about the way we're taxed. And that's just one of our companies, by the way. «The Guardian, May 15»
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