VISIBLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of visible
Definition:
a. being often in public eye; obvious to the eye
Example:
The brightened comet in the constellation Virgo may even be visible to the naked eye, allowing members of the public around the world to join in this historic moment in astronomy.
Sentence in Classic:
While he smoked the brim of his tall hat and the bowl of his pipe were just visible beyond the jambs of the outhouse door.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
It fell over one side of her dress and caught the white border of a petticoat, just visible as she stood at ease.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Twice he was walking, and once he ran swiftly, so that the soles are deeply marked and the heels hardly visible.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Then at last there were steps in the road, a second figure was visible for an instant against the light, the door shut, and all was black once more.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Away off in the flaming sunshine, Cardiff Hill lifted its soft green sides through a shimmering veil of heat, tinted with the purple of distance; a few birds floated on lazy wing high in the air; no other living thing was visible but some cows, and they were asleep.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Venus had risen above the branch, and the ear of the Great Bear with its shaft was now all plainly visible against the dark blue sky, yet still he waited.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
When they reached a little marsh Levin would have driven by, but Stepan Arkadyevitch, with the experienced eye of a sportsman, at once detected reeds visible from the road.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
A small but distinctly visible enemy column was moving down the hill, probably to strengthen the front line.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Those broad, reddish hands, with hairy wrists visible from under the shirt cuffs, laid down the pack and took up a glass and a pipe that were handed him.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Higher up the hill, on the very horizon, our guns were visible through the wonderfully clear air, brightly illuminated by slanting morning sunbeams.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Below the village the road crossed the river by a bridge and, winding down and up, rose higher and higher to the village of Valuevo visible about four miles away, where Napoleon was then stationed.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context