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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Capable of being borne or endured.

Usage examples (18)
  • "bearably" safe environment, while 69 percent believed their environment was unsafe or extremely unsafe.
  • After this the former cowherd became only bearably bright, and being recognized as the heir to the kingdom went to live with his wife in the Raja palace.
  • As Hofmann identifies, Joseph Roth senses that things will get steadily worse for the Jews of Europe but hopefully bearably so, "what happened instead was the Holocaust".
  • It enabled humans to talk unburdened by survival suits, while the Tran found it bearably tropic; a climate where different races from different temperatures could get... for more
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