1. [syn: acceptably, tolerably, so-so]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Tolerable \Tol"er*a*ble\, a. [L. tolerabilis: cf. F.
tol['e]rable. See Tolerate.]
1. Capable of being borne or endured; supportable, either
physically or mentally.
As may affect the earth with cold and heat
Scarce tolerable. --Milton.
2. Moderately good or agreeable; not contemptible; not very
excellent or pleasing, but such as can be borne or
received without disgust, resentment, or opposition;
passable; as, a tolerable administration; a tolerable
entertainment; a tolerable translation. --Dryden.
[1913 Webster] -- Tol"er*a*ble*ness, n. --
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adv 1: in an acceptable (but not outstanding) manner; "she plays
tennis tolerably" [syn: acceptably, tolerably, so-
so] [ant: intolerably, unacceptably]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
66 Moby Thesaurus words for "tolerably":
acceptably, adequately, admissibly, after a fashion, agreeably,
amply, appreciably, at any rate, at best, at least, at most,
at the least, at the most, at the outside, at worst,
commensurately, comparatively, decently, detectably, enough,
fair to middling, fairishly, fairly, fairly well, in a manner,
in a way, in part, in some measure, incompletely, indifferently,
leastwise, mediocrely, merely, middling well, middlingly, mildly,
moderately, modestly, not comprehensively, not exhaustively, only,
part, partially, partly, passably, presentably, pretty,
pretty well, pro tanto, purely, rather, relatively, respectably,
satisfactorily, satisfyingly, simply, so far, so-so, somewhat,
sufficiently, thus far, to a degree, to some degree,
unexceptionably, visibly, well enough