Pronunciation: (liv'u-bul), [key]
1. suitable for living in; habitable; comfortable: It took a lot of work to make the old house livable.
2. worth living; endurable: She needed something to make life more livable.
3. that can be lived with; companionable (often used in combination with with): polite and charming but not altogether livable-with. Also,liveable.
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