Insupportable and Tenable


Insupportable adjective - More than can be put up with.

Tenable is an antonym for insupportable.


Tenable adjective - Capable of being defended with good reasoning against verbal attack.
Usage example: the tenable theory that a giant meteor strike set off a chain of events resulting in the demise of the dinosaurs

Insupportable is an antonym for tenable.
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Tenable or Insupportable. 2016. Accessed December 08, 2022.
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