|1.||[ adjective ] perceptible by the senses especially the sense of touch|
"skin with a tangible roughness"
|Related terms:||intangible tactile concrete|
|2.||[ adjective ] possible to be treated as fact|
"tangible evidence" "his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor"
|3.||[ adjective ] (of especially business assets) having physical substance and intrinsic monetary value|
"tangible property like real estate" "tangible assets such as machinery"
|Related terms:||intangible commercial_enterprise realizable real|
|4.||[ adjective ] capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt|
"a barely palpable dust" "felt sudden anger in a palpable wave" "the air was warm and close--palpable as cotton"
|Related terms:||impalpable obvious perceptible|
|5.||[ adjective ] having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses|
"a physical manifestation" "surrounded by tangible objects"