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Definitions of durable

  1. Durability. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  2. serviceable for a long time; "durable denim jeans" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. existing for a long time; "hopes for a durable peace"; "a long-lasting friendship" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Able to endure or continue in a particular condition; lasting; not perishable or changeable; not wearing out or decaying soon; enduring; as, durable cloth; durable happiness. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Not perishing; permanent; lasting. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Able to last or endure: hardy: permanent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Usage examples for durable

  1. 96. " The most innocent pleasures are the most rational, the most delightful and the most durable – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  2. It is impenetrable to rain and very durable – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston