Sentence Examples with the word communicable

Probably it was thought that a portion of the sacred essence of the god, or of a sacred person, was directly communicable to objects which they touched.

Of things communicable he was at the same time, as we have said, communicative - a genial companion, a generous and loyal friend, ready and eloquent of discourse, impressing all with whom he was brought in contact by the power and the charm of genius, and inspiring fervent devotion and attachment in friends and pupils.