The definition of durable is someone or something that lasts for a long time, even with frequent use.(adjective)
An example of durable is an old car that keeps on going.
See durable in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME & OFr < L durabilis < durare, to last, harden < IE *duros, long < base *deu-, to move forward (> tire): meaning infl. in L by durus, hard: see duress
See durable in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin dūrābilis
Origin: , from dūrāre, to last; see deuə- in Indo-European roots.
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