perceptibly

All Adverb
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  • Has this level for the whole race been raised perceptibly within the memory of so-called history? Cited from The Eclipse of Faith, by Henry Rogers
  • Why did the Earl start perceptibly each time that he looked into her face? Cited from Nonsense Novels, by Stephen Leacock
  • His face changed perceptibly as he reached into his pocket for a letter. Cited from Pollyanna Grows Up, by Eleanor H. Porter
  • At the sight of the other two men his face fell perceptibly. Cited from Mrs. Day's Daughters, by Mary E. Mann
  • During the last years of his life my father's health perceptibly grew worse. Cited from Reminiscences of Tolstoy, by Ilya Tolstoy
  • But in the afternoon of the second day he began to change perceptibly. Cited from Humorous Masterpieces from American Literature, by Various
  • It is certainly perceptibly less hard-headed than it was in its first period. Cited from The History of the Fabian Society, by Edward R. Pease
  • But his appearance changed perceptibly for the worse every quarter of an hour. Cited from Caleb Williams, by William Godwin
  • During the last year of his tobacco life this difficulty very perceptibly increased. Cited from Essay on the Influence of Tobacco upon Life and Health, by R. D. Mussey
  • The quality of the troops has improved perceptibly since the beginning of the war. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, May 1915, V. 2, No. 2
  • These forces themselves have perceptibly changed, at least in their relative power. Cited from The Life of Reason, by George Santayana
  • The dawn, even in the less than four weeks we had been out, came perceptibly later. Cited from The After House, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • The silence in the room became suddenly of a perceptibly different quality. Cited from Robert Elsmere, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He seemed to be in good spirits, and not perceptibly older than he was ten years before. Cited from One Woman's Life, by Robert Herrick
  • Within twenty or thirty minutes, however, he was back, but in perceptibly better spirits. Cited from The Cruise of the Dry Dock, by T. S. Stribling
  • She was close to him -- so close that she had not needed to raise her voice perceptibly. Cited from Rowdy of the Cross L, by B. M. Bower
  • They went out side by side yet perceptibly constrained in their bearing toward one another. Cited from Out of the Primitive, by Robert Ames Bennet
  • Every year, now that their capital was extending, added more perceptibly to their independence. Cited from Phil Purcel, The Pig-Driver and Other Stories, by William Carleton
  • Just perceptibly he halted, but his eyes did not leave the white man's face. Cited from Where the Trail Divides, by Will Lillibridge
  • He took her little hand between his own; it was trembling perceptibly. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
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Meaning of perceptibly

  • adverb In a noticeable manner
    he changed noticeably over the years