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Related / Similar Words: affected role, patient role

 

Definition:
  • the semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause;
  • a person who requires medical care; "the number of emergency patients has grown rapidly";
  • enduring without protest or complaint;
  • enduring trying circumstances with even temper or characterized by such endurance; "a patient smile"; "was patient with the children"; "an exact and patient scientist"; "please be patient";

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    See Also: tolerant, uncomplaining

     

    Hyponyms: alexic, analysand, hypochondriac, index case, inpatient, inmate, outpatient, vaccinee

     

    Member Meronyms: doctor-patient relation, nurse-patient relation

     

    Anagrams: pinnate

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 患者   Croatian: pacijent  
    Danish: patient and tålmodig   Dutch: geduldig and patiënt  
    Finnish: kärsivällinen and potilas   French: patient  
    German: geduldig and Patient   Greek: υπομονετικός and ασθενής  
    Hebrew: מטופל   Hungarian: beteg  
    Icelandic: sjúklingur   Italian: paziente  
    Japanese: 忍耐 and 患者   Korean: 환자  
    Portuguese: paciente   Russian: пациент and терпеливейший  
    Slovak: pacient and trpezlivý   Slovene: bolnik and potrpežljiv  
    Spanish: paciente   Swedish: patient and tålmodig  
     
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