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"supportable" in British English

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supportableadjective

uk   /səˈpɔː.tə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ə-/ formal

supportable adjective (TRUE)

A supportable ​argument, ​statement, etc. can be ​shown to be ​true using evidence.

supportable adjective (ABLE TO CONTINUE)

If something ​bad is supportable, you are ​able to ​accept it or ​continuedespite it: He ​looked for something to make his ​wait more supportable. used to ​describe an ​activity that can ​continue without ​problems: Their ​economy has ​shrunk by a ​barely supportable 15–20 ​percent.
(Definition of supportable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"supportable" in Business English

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supportableadjective

uk   /səˈpɔːtəbl̩/  us   /-ˈpɔːrṱə-/
able to continue without problems: Growth in the ​value of all ​companysharesincreased by 4.5% last ​year, nearly ​double the ​pace supportable in an ​economygrowing at 2.5%.
that can be shown to be ​true, or that ​people can ​accept: This ​position is no ​longer supportable in the ​presenteconomicclimate.
(Definition of supportable from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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