What does the word supportable mean?

Usage examples for supportable

  1. Why, then, should my absence now be less supportable to you than heretofore? – The-Love-Letters-of-Dorothy-Osborne-to-Sir-William-Temple-1652-54 by Osborne, Dorothy
  2. " We will do all we can," said he, " for any change is more supportable than the yoke of Spain." – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley