noticeable

[ noh-ti-suh-buhl ]
/ ˈnoʊ tɪ sə bəl /

adjective

attracting notice or attention; capable of being noticed: a noticeable lack of interest.
worthy or deserving of notice or attention; noteworthy: a book that is noticeable for its vivid historical background.

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Origin of noticeable

First recorded in 1790–1800; notice + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM noticeable

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH noticeable

notable noteworthy noticeable
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British Dictionary definitions for unnoticeable (1 of 2)

unnoticeable
/ (ʌnˈnəʊtɪsəbəl) /

adjective

not easily seen or detected; imperceptible

Derived forms of unnoticeable

unnoticeably, adverb

British Dictionary definitions for unnoticeable (2 of 2)

noticeable
/ (ˈnəʊtɪsəbəl) /

adjective

easily seen or detected; perceptiblethe stain wasn't noticeable

Derived forms of noticeable

noticeability, nounnoticeably, adverb
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