- capable of being read or deciphered, especially with ease, as writing or printing; easily readable.
- capable of being discerned or distinguished: Anger was legible in his looks and behavior.
- (of handwriting, print, etc) able to be read or deciphered
- able to be discovered; discernible
adj.late 14c., from Late Latin legibilis “that can be read,” from Latin legere “to read” (see lecture (n.)). Related: Legibly.