Pronunciation of Tenable
/tˈɛnəbə͡l/, /tˈɛnəbəl/, /t_ˈɛ_n_ə_b_əl/
Antonyms for tenable:
Synonyms for tenable:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Usage examples for tenable:
- Egmont was so mortified at the bad report of his embassy that he the night following rode round to reconnoitre its fortifications, and returned well satisfied to have convinced himself that it was no longer tenable. - "The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete", Frederich Schiller.
- In the first place, the position which I took may not be a tenable one. - "Our Unitarian Gospel", Minot Savage.
- The attorney had held his ground so long that he began really to believe it was tenable. - "Madame Delphine", George W. Cable.