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beat, operate, succeed, be efficacious, have effect, acquire, benefit, carry off, come off, conquer.
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Correct spelling:
intelligible
Definition:
Intelligibly.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
intelligible.
articulate
articulate, clear, direct, eloquent, expressive, fluent, glib, loquacious, lucid, smooth, succinct, well-spoken.
coherent
logical.
explainable
explicable, interpretable.
explicable
solvable, explainable.
intelligible
coherent, comprehensible, consistent, crisp, decipherable, legible, perspicuous, plain, self-explanatory, understandable, clear, direct, lucid, straightforward.
simple
self-explanatory, snapper, Incomplex, cincher, no sweat, no problem, untroublesome, not difficult.
succinct
bald, blunt, candid, casual, folksy, frank, honest, informal, ordinary, outspoken, prosaic, simple, stark, straightforward, unadorned, uncluttered, unpretentious, Plain-spoken, unpoetical, clear, direct.
understandable
apprehensible, clear, comprehensible, distinct, fathomable, graspable, knowable, lucid, luminous, obvious, open, plain, unambiguous, unequivocal, unmistakable.
well-defined
well-marked.
noun
intelligible
apprehensible, comprehendible, comprehensible, graspable, perceivable, understandable.
Examples of usage:
  1. The relations between the First Lord and the Board have not always been easily intelligible, and those between the War Office and the Horse Guards are in extreme confusion. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  2. To answer that I had 'someone with me' would be intelligible to the lady, but it would sound suspicious to my wife. – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  3. It will be obvious that the writers of these inscriptions intended that they should be intelligible to those who might come across them in the future. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  4. The conversation they had overheard was hardly intelligible to them, except for the name O'Connor. – The Motor Maids by Rose, Shamrock and Thistle by Katherine Stokes
  5. Not so; it was all carried on by signs on his part, but it was as intelligible as if he spoke, and what I replied he well understood; and I really think I removed a great anxiety off his mind by giving him the promise. – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat

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