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British English: /ˈtɒl(ə)r(ə)ns/
American English: /ˈtɑl(ə)rəns/

Translation of tolerance in French:


  • 1 (broad-mindedness)
    tolérance (f) (of, for de) (towards à l'égard de)
    (understanding, patience) indulgence (f) (towards pour, envers)
    to show tolerance
    faire preuve de tolérance or d'indulgence
  • 2 (resistance) tolerance to
    tolérance à (alcohol, cold)
  • 3 (Medicine) (of body) drug tolerance
    accoutumance (f) à une drogue
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