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An amateur can make a tolerable igloo if they are good with their hands and have a sense of geometry, but they’ll never make an igloo like one made by someone who practices these skills regularly.Winter survival shelters you should know how to build|By Tim MacWelch/Outdoor Life|December 21, 2020|Popular Science
Sunshine is in abundance and winds are light, making highs in the mid- to upper 50s tolerable.
Luckily, I do at least have something that mitigates the situation to the level of tolerable.This Japanese Ceramic Pig Lets Me Have a Patio Cocktail in Peace|Missy Frederick|October 7, 2020|Eater
To make stress tolerable, adequate social support, access to supportive resources and economic stability are necessary.Pregnancy During A Pandemic: The Stress Of COVID-19 On Pregnant Women And New Mothers Is Showing|LGBTQ-Editor|September 23, 2020|No Straight News
Yes, I was still sick, but it made everything just a little more tolerable, and every little bit helps in that position.
All that would be tolerable if he were an arrogant jerk, or just plain dumb.Castro Street’s Hot Cop Is the Batman to Sexy Mug Shot Guy’s Joker|Itay Hod|July 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What is typically omitted from this story for the sake of a tolerable holiday celebration is a little historical context.
Will Ferrell, in all his green-suited glory, and a tolerable Zooey Deschanel changed our lives ten years ago.Elf’s 10th Anniversary: I’m Still Obsessed With This Syrupy Movie|Anna Brand|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
At a pitch I could be a tolerable road-sweeper or an inefficient gardener or even a tenth-rate farm hand.
An' I'm here t' declare that it's plumb foolish t' mix things with that layout till we can see t' shoot tolerable straight.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
In a few minutes, a smart little man, speaking tolerable French, came and told me the government desired my company.
The actors are very bad as such, and little better as singers; but the orchestra is very tolerable.
Three sides are modern: the fourth contains the handsome chapel of the very reverend fathers, and a few tolerable apartments.
We had tolerable fair food, and as fur as I know she wuz good to us in every way.