- [person/attitude/society] tolerante to be tolerant
ofsb/sth ser* tolerante conalgn/algo she has never been very tolerant of children nunca ha sido muy tolerante or paciente con los niñosto be tolerant tosth [Medicine/Medicina] he is not at all tolerant to alcohol no tolera el alcoholMore example sentences
- 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.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Mexico, today is Conmemoración de la Proclamación de la Independencia. Throughout the country, at 11 o'clock at night, there is a communal shout, El Grito, in memory of Padre Hidalgo's cry of independence from the Spanish in the town of Dolores.