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patient

Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪʃənt/

Translation of patient in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [teacher/mother] paciente; [research/explanation] hecho con paciencia y detenimiento to be patient ser* paciente, tener* paciencia be patient just a little longer ten un poco más de paciencia to be patient with sb tener* paciencia con algn
    Example sentences
    • The people of Gloucester must have been affected by the patient suffering of their pastor.
    • The Foss Basin is always a safe bet at this time of year and pike anglers have been reaping the rewards of a patient approach.
    • This time, they are taking a more patient approach.

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