Part of speech:
Control of oneself, or of one's own emotions, desires, actions, etc.
The act, quality, or power of withstanding hardship or stress:
Tolerance is being patient, understanding and accepting of anything different.
Patient endurance of injuries; forbearance
(Law) The act by which a creditor extends time for payment of a debt or forgoes for a time the right to enforce legal action on the debt
Relevant relationship or interconnection:
Calmness of mind or manner; tranquillity; self-possession
Having oxlike qualities; thought of as oxlike; slow, dull, stupid, stolid, etc.
The definition of charitable is being kind, forgiving and generous and helping those in need.
Serenely self-possessed; calm:
(Meteorol.) A condition in which the air movement is less than one mile per hour
A lenient act.
Perseverance is persistence in sticking to a plan.
Earnest and persistent application to an undertaking; steady effort; assiduity.
The quality or condition of being impatient.
The capacity of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint
Free from passion, emotion, or bias; calm; impartial
Lasting; continuing; durable:
Of, relating to, or based on a system of philosophy.
Serenely deliberate, composed, and dignified in character or manner.
Showing austere indifference to joy, grief, pleasure, or pain; calm and unflinching under suffering, bad fortune, etc.
(Biology) Of or relating to a virus that infects bacterial cells but rarely causes lysis:
Equanimity is defined as being calm and maintaining your emotions, especially in bad situations.
The definition of fortitude is having strong will in the face of danger or pain.
The act of indulging oneself, or giving way to one's own desires
Lenity is defined as being merciful or easy-going about rules and punishments.
(Meteorology) Continuation of the previous day's weather (particularly temperature and precipitation statistics).
The act of resigning
A resolute quality of mind
The act or fact of submitting to the power of another:
(Biology) Ability (of an organism, tissue, or cell) to withstand a destructive agent or condition such as a chemical compound, a disease agent, or an environmental stressor:
Lack of tolerance, esp. of others' opinions, beliefs, etc.; bigotry
Contract law: an inability to carry out a contract or perform a term of the contract due to supervening circumstances beyond the parties’ control, such as an event of force majeure.
The philosophical system of the Stoics
The practice or principle of refusing to resort to force even in defense against violence.
Willingness to endure
Willingness to endure
- 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
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