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sustainable

sus·tain·a·ble

sustainable

 
 
pronunciation:
s steI n bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: capable of being sustained.
He claims that without developing new fuels, our current way of life is not sustainable.
definition 2: of, relating to, or being a method of managing or using a resource so that the resource is not depleted or permanently damaged.
 
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derivation: sustainability (adj.)
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