Moderately vs Tolerable - What's the difference?

moderately | tolerable |


As adverbs the difference between moderately and tolerable

is that moderately is in a moderate manner while tolerable is (dialect) tolerably; passably; moderately.

As a adjective tolerable is

capable of being borne, tolerated or endured; bearable or endurable.

moderately

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a moderate manner.
  • During the debate, they disagreed plainly, but moderately .
  • To a moderate extent or degree.
  • They were at least moderately happy with their bonuses.

    tolerable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Capable of being borne, tolerated or endured; bearable or endurable.
  • Moderate in degree; mediocre; passable, acceptable or so-so.
  • Such as to be tolerated]] or [[countenance, countenanced; permissible; allowable.
  • In fair health; passably well.
  • Antonyms

    * intolerable

    Derived terms

    * intolerable * tolerability * tolerableness * tolerablish * tolerably

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (dialect) tolerably; passably; moderately.
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