Definition of bearable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbeərəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈberəbl//
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a person or thing that is bearable can be accepted or dealt with She was the only thing that made life bearable. opposite unbearableExtra examples He found the dullness of his work scarcely bearable. The camaraderie among fellow employees made the tedious work just bearable. The money made life more bearable for her.
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