endurable

[en-doo r-uh-buh l, -dyoo r-]

adjective

capable of being endured; bearable; tolerable.

Nearby words

  1. endrin,
  2. ends of the earth, the,
  3. endshake,
  4. endsville,
  5. endue,
  6. endurance,
  7. endurance race,
  8. endurance ratio,
  9. endurant,
  10. endure

Origin of endurable

First recorded in 1600–10; endure + -able

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British Dictionary definitions for unendurable

unendurable

adjective

not able to be undergone or tolerated; insufferable
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