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American English: /ˈtɑl(ə)rənt/
British English: /ˈtɒl(ə)r(ə)nt/

Translation of tolerant in Spanish:


  • (person/attitude/society)
    to be tolerant of somebody/something
    ser tolerante con alguien/algo
    she has never been very tolerant of children
    nunca ha sido muy tolerante or paciente con los niños
    to be tolerant to something (Medicine) he is not at all tolerant to alcohol
    no tolera el alcohol
    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.
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