What does the word bearable mean?

Usage examples for bearable

  1. And yet, if all had gone well, all these troubles- added to intense cold and semi- starvation- would have been bearable; but everything went wrong. – From Paris to New York by Land by Harry de Windt
  2. I trust it will be as soon as possible, as we cannot rationally expect that either of you will be bearable until it is all over, and you find yourselves ordinary mortals again. – The Garies and Their Friends by Frank J. Webb