Origin of comprehensible
Examples from the Web for comprehensibly
Through an Incarnation alone can the purposes of Zeus in creation be fully and comprehensibly revealed to man.Browning and Dogma|Ethel M. Naish
Mr. Durance despised them: he called them, arguing against Mr. Radnor, 'those emotional things,' not comprehensibly to Skepsey.One of Our Conquerors, Complete|George Meredith
British Dictionary definitions for comprehensibly
Word Origin and History for comprehensibly
1520s, "able to be contained," from Latin comprehensibilis, from comprehensus, past participle of comphrehendere (see comprehend). Meaning "able to be understood" is from c.1600. Related: Comprehensibly; comprehensibility.