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Tolerable

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tolerable

1. Capable of being borne or endured; supportable, either physically or mentally. As may affect tionearth with cold and heat Scarce tolerable. (milton)

2. Moderately good or agreeable; not contemptible; not very excellent or pleasing, but such as can be borne or received without disgust, resentment, or opposition; passable; as, a tolerable administration; a tolerable entertainment; a tolerable translation. Tolerableness, Tolerably.

Origin: L. Tolerabilis: cf. F. Tolerable. See Tolerate.