For me, all the tangible things I had associated with Christmas were just that – things.
“World hunger is this overwhelming far away social issue,” Lauren admitted, but her bags offer a tangible way to get involved.
Now, finally, we misérables have tangible proof that your vacation photos make us feel like losers.
Abbas, by contrast, has had no tangible achievement to show for his leadership in some time.
Running appeals to exactly that sort of girl: The world is intense, the work taxing, and the success (when it comes) tangible.
The former of these two is love that expresses itself by tangible material aid.
It was quite as tangible as his money profits promised to be.
The silence was like a tangible thing, and yet he had a feeling that he was not alone.
Rosa's color and spirits had returned, at the sight of her tangible ally at the gate.
The intangible and manifest, such as form, can as reasonably be credited with qualities as the tangible and material.
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.