Translation of tolerant in Spanish:

tolerant

Pronunciation: /ˈtɑːlərənt; ˈtɒlərənt/

adjective/adjetivo

  • [person/attitude/society] tolerante to be tolerant of sb/sth ser* tolerante con algn/algo she has never been very tolerant of children nunca ha sido muy tolerante or paciente con los niñosto be tolerant to sth [Medicine/Medicina] he is not at all tolerant to alcohol no tolera el alcohol
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    • It is high time that we became less tolerant of such unlawful behaviour.
    • Cecil was a staunch Protestant but, like the king, took a relatively tolerant attitude towards Catholics.
    • It wasn't until the 1990s that there was a more tolerant attitude towards folk art in Finland.

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