Synonyms for tolerable

Synonyms for (adj) tolerable

Synonyms: fair to middling, tolerable, adequate, passable

Definition: about average; acceptable

Usage: more than adequate as a secretary

Similar words: satisfactory

Definition: giving satisfaction

Usage: satisfactory living conditions; his grades were satisfactory

Synonyms: tolerable

Definition: capable of being borne or endured

Usage: the climate is at least tolerable

Similar words: sufferable, supportable, bearable, endurable

Definition: capable of being borne though unpleasant

Usage: sufferable punishment

Similar words: tolerant, resistant

Definition: able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress

Usage: the plant is tolerant of saltwater; these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided; the new hybrid is more resistant to drought

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