He had not yet seen his bride that morning, and so her face was shadowy compared with the tangibility of those machines.
In them the persons of the gods had neither consistence nor tangibility.
The difference between the two is that of tangibility or visibility, but nothing more.
Her imagination was making desperate efforts to reproduce the scene with the tangibility of life.
It exists in all things audible but has nothing to do with their tangibility or visibility.
She laid hands on Hilda's previous reference as a tangibility that remained with her.
She laid hands on Hilda's previous references as a tangibility that remained with her.
There is nothing but the idea of their colour or tangibility, which can render them conceivable by the mind.
By that I mean, their tangibility persisted for a certain distance toward other dimensions.
I seemed to be there—to have a very familiar form—but to be nothing more than form—to have no tangibility.
1580s, "capable of being touched," from Middle French tangible, from Late Latin tangibilis "that may be touched," from Latin tangere "to touch" (see tangent). Sense of "material" (e.g. tangible reward) is first recorded 1610s; that of "able to be realized or dealt with" is from 1709.