intelligibly

All Adverb
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  • I can hardly write intelligibly, but I will tell you what we know. Cited from Ordeal Richard Feverel by G. Meredith, v6
  • But why did her looks never till now speak her meaning as intelligibly as they do at present? Cited from Anna St. Ives, by Thomas Holcroft
  • Who was going to take him over the house, explain things to him intelligibly? Cited from They and I, by Jerome K. Jerome
  • To do this intelligibly, I shall have to go back twenty-two years. Cited from The Case of Summerfield, by William Henry Rhodes
  • On such a theory alone is the government of this world intelligibly just. Cited from Short Studies on Great Subjects, by James Anthony Froude
  • It seemed so easy to find out who the fellow was, now that he could speak intelligibly. Cited from A Tale of a Lonely Parish, by F. Marion Crawford
  • But I will do my best to write intelligibly and fully of what has happened. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • She never recovered her senses, never spoke intelligibly from the time she entered the house. Cited from My Novel, by E. B. Lytton, Book 6
  • We do not judge him, we only wish to represent him to the eyes and to set him intelligibly before the reason. Cited from The Heavenly Father, by Ernest Naville
  • Some courts have recognized that particular ideas can be expressed intelligibly only in one or a limited number of ways.
  • The new drama can represent not only higher ideas, but can express them more intelligibly than that which uses words alone. Cited from Wagner's Tristan und Isolde, George Ainslie Hight
  • Every one said I spoke very well and intelligibly. Cited from Story of My Life, by Helen Keller
  • His letters to Voltaire show intelligibly enough how he brought himself to this resolution. Cited from Diderot and the Encyclopaedists (Vol 1 of 2), by John Morley
  • A number of them read for me very intelligibly. Cited from A Woman's Life-Work, by Laura S. Haviland
  • I would speak intelligibly: my mind has gone. Cited from Diana of the Crossways by Meredith, v4
  • Then they can be made to sound intelligibly. Cited from The Man Without a Country and Other Tales, by Edward E. Hale
  • The picture recorded by the eye has to be set down clearly and intelligibly with the utmost speed. Cited from Aeroplanes and Dirigibles of War, Frederick Talbot
  • This may prepare you for a further assurance, yet one less easy to express intelligibly. Cited from The Garden of Survival, by Algernon Blackwood
  • He could scarcely frame his words intelligibly when he arrived at Slow Down Ranch. Cited from Wild Youth, by G. Parker, v2
  • She did not answer; but Douglas succeeded, after a few efforts, in speaking intelligibly. Cited from The Irrational Knot, by George Bernard Shaw
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Meaning of intelligibly

  • adverb In an intelligible manner
    the foreigner spoke to us quite intelligibly