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tolerable

adjective uk   /ˈtɒl.ər.ə.bl̩/  us   /ˈtɑː.lɚ-/
of a quality that is acceptable, although certainly not good: At their best the conditions in these prisons are scarcely tolerable. For me it's friendships that make life tolerable.
Translations of “tolerable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可忍受的,過得去的…
in Russian терпимый, сносный…
in Turkish dayanılabilir, katlanılabilir, tolere edilebilir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可忍受的,过得去的…
in Polish znośny…
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