Synonyms of patient in English:



  • 1 I must ask you to be patient with my navigation
    forbearing, uncomplaining, tolerant, long-suffering, resigned, stoical; calm, composed, serene, even-tempered, tranquil, imperturbable, unexcitable, accommodating, understanding, indulgent, kind, considerate
    informal unflappable, cool
    rare longanimous, equanimous, inexcitable
  • 2 a good deal of dogged, patient work
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  • the trust between doctor and patient
    sick person, case, sufferer, victim; invalid, convalescent, outpatient, day patient, inpatient, hospital patient; the sick, the infirm
    rare valetudinarian
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