Thesaurus / tolerably
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
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.
It is tolerably certain that this is a corrupt form of the passage, and only makes the matter darker.
The streets, as I have already mentioned, are tolerably lively: peculiar omnibuses and cabriolets traverse them frequently.
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.
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.
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