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tenable
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Franny and Zooey
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  • Distinctly, her way of holding it tended to blow to some sort of literary hell one’s first, strong (and still perfectly tenable) impression that an invisible Dubliner’s shawl covered her shoulders.

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  • Our position became less and less tenable.
  • How can a slave also be a brother? Christians began to see the situation as untenable.
    Dinesh D’Souza  --  What’s So Great About Christianity

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