Sentence Examples

  • He would not tolerate any of the " barbarous " generic terms adopted by other writers, though some had been in use for many years.
  • English moral philosophy cannot long tolerate a metaphysics which by merging all minds in one would destroy personality, personal causation and moral responsibility, as James Martineau well said.
  • The stern simplicity of Calvinism, indeed, would not tolerate religious processions of any kind, and from the "Reformed" Churches they vanished altogether.
  • But he knew too much of the English to suppose they would Tolerate an armed invasion, and he accordingly made it clear that he would not undertake active interference unless he received a definite invitation from leading Englishmen.
  • Most parents will not tolerate sassy children.

What's another word for tolerate?

comments powered by Disqus