Meaning of “supportable” in the English Dictionary

"supportable" in Business English

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uk /səˈpɔːtəbl̩/ us /-ˈpɔːrṱə-/

able to continue without problems:

Growth in the value of all company shares increased by 4.5% last year, nearly double the pace supportable in an economy growing at 2.5%.

that can be shown to be true, or that people can accept:

This position is no longer supportable in the present economic climate.

(Definition of “supportable” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)