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See also: longsuffering
- Having endured mental or physical discomfort for a protracted period of time patiently or without complaint.
- His long-suffering wife may have had to put up with him for many years, but she also benefited when times were good.
- Bible Exodus xxxiv. 6
- The Lord God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and abundant in goodness and truth.