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Synonyms for durable
ˈdʊər ə bəl, ˈdyʊər-durable

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Wiktionary

  1. durableadjective

    Synonyms:
    permanent

    Antonyms:
    nondurable, weak, transitory

  2. durableadjective

    Able to resist wear, decay; lasting; enduring.

    Synonyms:
    permanent

    Antonyms:
    nondurable, transitory, weak

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. durable

    Durable (Latin durus, hard) is said almost wholly of material substances that resist wear; lasting is said of either material or immaterial things. Permanent is a word of wider meaning; a thing is permanent which is not liable to change; as, a permanent color; buildings upon a farm are called permanent improvements. Enduring is a higher word, applied to that which resists both time and change; as, enduring fame.

    See synonyms for TRANSIENT.

    Synonyms:
    abiding, changeless, constant, enduring, fixed, immutable, invariable, lasting, permanent, perpetual, persistent, stable, steadfast, unchangeable, unchanging

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. durable

    Synonyms:
    lasting, permanent, stable, persistent, abiding, constant, continuing

    Antonyms:
    evanescent, transient, impermanent, unstable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. durable, lasting, long-lasting, long-livedadjective

    existing for a long time

    "hopes for a durable peace"; "a long-lasting friendship"

    Synonyms:
    persistent, permanent, lasting, long-lived, long-lasting, long-wearing, perdurable, indestructible, undestroyable

    Antonyms:
    unserviceable, perishable, short

  2. durable, long-wearingadjective

    capable of withstanding wear and tear and decay

    "durable denim jeans"

    Synonyms:
    lasting, long-lived, long-lasting, long-wearing, perdurable, indestructible, undestroyable

    Antonyms:
    short, unserviceable, perishable

  3. durable, indestructible, perdurable, undestroyableadjective

    very long lasting

    "less durable rocks were gradually worn away to form valleys"; "the perdurable granite of the ancient Appalachian spine of the continent"

    Synonyms:
    lasting, long-lived, long-lasting, long-wearing, perdurable, indestructible, undestroyable

    Antonyms:
    unserviceable, perishable, short

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. durableadjective

    Synonyms:
    permanent, lasting, abiding, continuing, constant, stable

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How to use durable in a sentence?

  1. David Cannington:

    We saw weakness in more U.S. durable goods, but one can track that directly to softness in manufacturing and oil, which is distinct from the strength across the service sector, nonetheless, it strengthens the hand of those pointing to the Fed doing less, and questions the case of the USD bulls.

  2. An IMF spokesman in Washington:

    We have stated clearly what we think is needed for a durable solution to the economic challenges facing Greece - one that puts Greece on a path of sustainable growth supported by a credible set of reforms matched by debt relief from its European partners, the needed reforms and targets need to be based on credible assumptions. As we have said, there is a trade off between what is feasible on reforms and the amount of debt relief needed.

  3. Overlung:

    Wit is brushwood; judgment timber; the one gives the greatest flame, and the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire.

  4. Sanjay Dastoor:

    If you want to build a very durable, long-lasting vehicle that doesn't waste a lot of spare parts, that can be in conflict with a vehicle that has a bunch of advanced sensors on it.

  5. Anthony Fauci:

    It may be completely different with this coronavirus, with SARS-CoV-2, it may be that they induce a response thats quite durable.


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