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There will be a lot of talk about “sustainable” development, but so far that has been elusive.
So can Colombians finally dream of a lasting and sustainable peace in 2015?Did The U.S.-Cuba Deal Help Drive A Rebel Ceasefire in Colombia?|Richard McColl|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Islanders calling for sustainable tourism options may be too late.
Frankly speaking, we do not see any other way for sustainable development of the Ukrainian state other than a federal state.Putin Can Take Ukraine Without an Invasion, and Probably Will|Jamie Dettmer|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They might actually have a sustainable business model if that were the case.‘Is It Really News?': Cable Journos Squirm Over Flight 370 Overload|Lloyd Grove|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It sounds crazy, and only time will tell whether it proves to be sustainable.Makers|Cory Doctorow
Niebuhrs inference against a blood connection from Ciceros definition is not sustainable.Ancient Society|Lewis Henry Morgan
This year, we must also do more to support democratic renewal and human rights and sustainable development all around the world.
1610s, "bearable," from sustain + -able. Attested from 1845 in the sense "defensible;" from 1965 with the meaning "capable of being continued at a certain level." Sustainable growth is recorded from 1965. Related: Sustainably.