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  Words related to tolerate

Related / Similar Words: digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up, allow, permit

 

Definition:
  • put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage";
  • allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting; "We don''t allow dogs here"; "Children are not permitted beyond this point"; "We cannot tolerate smoking in the hospital";
  • have a tolerance for a poison or strong drug or pathogen; "The patient does not tolerate the anti-inflammatory drugs we gave him";
  • recognize and respect (rights and beliefs of others); "We must tolerate the religions of others";

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    Hyponyms: accept, live with, swallow, stand for, hold still for, bear up, take lying down, take a joke, take, undergo, submit, sit out, pay

     

    Grouped Verbs: suffer

     

    Derivational Morphology: toleration, acceptance, sufferance, abidance, tolerance, endurance, license, permission, permit, licence, allowance, leeway, margin

     

    Anagrams: areolate

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 忍受   Dutch: verdragen  
    Finnish: suvaita   French: tolérer  
    German: tolerieren   Italian: tollerare  
    Japanese: 黙認   Korean: 참는다  
    Portuguese: tolerar   Russian: допускать  
    Spanish: tolerar   Swedish: tolerera  
    Telugu: సహించు  
     
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