Synonyms of patient in English:

patient

adjective

  • 1 I must ask you to be patient
    forbearing, uncomplaining, tolerant, resigned, stoical; calm, composed, even-tempered, imperturbable, unexcitable, accommodating, understanding, indulgent
    informal unflappable, cool
  • 2 a good deal of patient work
  • noun

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  • 1 a doctor's patient
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