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synonyms for tolerably

  • appropriately
  • competently
  • decently
  • satisfactorily
  • sufficiently
  • abundantly
  • acceptably
  • capably
  • copiously
  • fairly well
  • fittingly
  • modestly
  • pleasantly enough
  • presentably
  • suitably
  • to an acceptable degree
  • well enough
  • adequately
  • kind of
  • moderately
  • quite
  • rather
  • reasonably
  • passably
  • averagely
  • enough
  • more or less
  • pretty well
  • ratherish
  • some
  • something
  • sort of
  • so-so

antonyms for tolerably

MOST RELEVANT
  • inadequately
  • insufficiently
  • unequally
  • unsatisfactorily
  • unsuitably
  • unsatisfactorily
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    How to use tolerably in a sentence

    Who could suppose that two tolerably civilized nations would endure this in the middle of 1851?
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    What was equally important, a thick clump of cottonwood and willow furnished tolerably secure concealment.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    The coffee-trees stand in rows upon tolerably steep hillocks.
    A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
    It is tolerably certain that this is a corrupt form of the passage, and only makes the matter darker.
    CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
    The streets, as I have already mentioned, are tolerably lively: peculiar omnibuses and cabriolets traverse them frequently.
    A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
    They take care, however, to place their nests in tolerably inaccessible places that cannot well be reached without a rope.
    BIRDS OF GUERNSEY (1879)CECIL SMITH
    In other cases the nebulous appearance is hardly more than a mist about a tolerably distinct central star.
    OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
    Half wet through, and tolerably fatigued, I retired to my couch of dry leaves immediately after partaking of our scanty meal.
    A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
    The dullness of that time has gone, and the roads are tolerably travelled to-day.
    THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
    With these precautions, and a careful destruction of all neighboring weeds, a tolerably clean bed may be expected.
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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    WORDS RELATED TO TOLERABLY

    • abundantly
    • acceptably
    • appropriately
    • capably
    • competently
    • copiously
    • decently
    • fairly well
    • fittingly
    • modestly
    • pleasantly enough
    • presentably
    • satisfactorily
    • sufficiently
    • suitably
    • to an acceptable degree
    • tolerably
    • well enough
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