bearable

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adjective bear·able \ˈber-ə-bəl\

Definition of bearable

  1. :  capable of being borne

bearability

play \ˌber-ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

bearably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of bearable in a sentence

  1. He's in a great deal of pain, but the medication makes it bearable.

  2. <the pain from a sprained ankle is annoying but bearable>

Circa 1550

First Known Use of bearable

circa 1550


BEARABLE Defined for English Language Learners

bearable

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adjective bear·able \ˈber-ə-bəl\

Definition of bearable for English Language Learners

  • : possible to bear : able to be accepted or endured


BEARABLE Defined for Kids

bearable

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adjective bear·able \ˈber-ə-bəl\

Definition of bearable for Students

  1. :  possible to put up with



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