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word: palpable


palpable 

Definition: (adjective) Capable of being handled, touched, or felt.
Synonyms: tangible
Usage: Every time she held the skimmer under the pump to cool it for the work her hand trembled, the ardor of his affection being so palpable that she seemed to flinch under it like a plant in too burning a sun. Discuss.