Definition of over-tolerant in English:


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Not sufficiently strict or severe: maybe we were over-tolerant with protesters
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  • It was never the Scottish character to be over-tolerant of strange religions.
  • The teaching attitude of the professors becomes conciliatory to the students and largely over-tolerant.
  • He is almost over-tolerant of the demands that are made on him.

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