Definition of forbearing in English:
Patient and restrained: he proved to be remarkably forbearing whenever I was impatient or angry
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- You're surrounded by amazingly patient, forbearing people, especially your parents.
- ‘I believe that is his daughter's name,’ replied the man with forbearing patience as he ran his eyes up the mast.
- It conveyed a sense of forbearing and compassionate understanding in which the idea that people are human and mistakes are natural was embodied.
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