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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior.

Usage examples (37)
  • In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
  • The word tolerance comes from the Latin "tolerare" - to bear.
  • The word tolerance comes from the Latin "tolerare" -- to bear.
  • The increase in tolerance is evidenced by the decreasing-dosage of artificially administered insulin. for more
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