Supportably
Supportable Sup*port"a*ble, a. [Cf. F. supportable.] Capable of being supported, maintained, or endured; endurable. -- {Sup*port"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Sup*port"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • supportable — /səˈpɔtəbəl/ (say suh pawtuhbuhl) adjective capable of being supported; endurable; maintainable. –supportability /səpɔtəˈbɪləti/ (say suhpawtuh biluhtee), supportableness, noun –supportably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • support — [sə pôrt′] vt. [ME supporten < MFr supporter < LL(Ec) supportare, to endure, bear < L, to carry, bring to a place < sub ,SUB + portare, to carry: see PORT3] 1. a) to carry or bear the weight of; keep from falling, slipping or sinking; …   English World dictionary

  • support — v. & n. v.tr. 1 carry all or part of the weight of. 2 keep from falling or sinking or failing. 3 provide with a home and the necessities of life (has a family to support). 4 enable to last out; give strength to; encourage. 5 bear out; tend to… …   Useful english dictionary

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