forbearance

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From forbear +‎ -ance.

Noun[edit]

forbearance (plural forbearances)

  1. Restraint under provocation.
  2. A refraining from the enforcement of something (as a debt, right, or obligation) that is due.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

External links[edit]