Examples of tolerable in a Sentence
The heat was tolerable for only a short time.
stubbing your toe is at least a more tolerable pain than breaking your foot
First Known Use of tolerable
TOLERABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tolerable for English Language Learners
: unpleasant but able to be accepted or tolerated
: good enough to be accepted but not very good
TOLERABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of tolerable for Students
1 : capable of being put up with I still have pain, but it's tolerable.
2 : fairly good tolerable weather
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