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bearable (adj.)

"endurable," mid-15c., from bear (v.) + -able. Related: Bearably.

updated on September 12, 2012

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Definitions of bearable from WordNet

bearable (adj.)
capable of being borne though unpleasant;
Synonyms: endurable / sufferable / supportable
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