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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Official acknowledgement of the right of individuals to hold dissenting opinions (especially in religion); A settlement to accept people or events.

Usage examples (37)
  • All people should practice toleration and live together in peace
  • The duty of mutual toleration is almost the only truth all parties are unanimous in refusing to recognise.
  • The very word toleration was to sound like an insult
  • It's time that we move beyond the idea of toleration, and towards appreciation of the other. for more
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