Definition of sensible
What does the word sensible mean?
part of speech: adjective
Perceptible by the senses (s. phenomena, things); great enough to be perceived, appreciable, (a s. difference, increase); (archaic) sensitive (to); aware, not unmindful, of, (was s. of his peril, your kindness); of good sense, reasonable, judicious, moderate, practical, (a s. man, course, compromise; that is very s. of him). Hence sensibly adv., sensibleness n. [old French]