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Another word for patience

  1. The capacity of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint

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Another word for patience

Synonym Study

  • Stoicism suggests such endurance of suffering without flinching as to indicate an almost austere indifference to pain or pleasure
  • Forbearance implies restraint under provocation or a refraining from retaliation for a wrong he acted with forbearance toward the hecklers
  • Fortitude suggests the resolute endurance that results from firm, sustained courage the fortitude of the pioneers
  • Endurance stresses the capacity to bear suffering, hardship, or prolonged strain Job's endurance of his afflictions
  • Patience implies the bearing of suffering, provocation, delay, tediousness, etc. with calmness and self-control her patience with children