tolerant

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From Old French tolerant, from Latin tolerans, present participle of Latin tolerō (endure).

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tolerant (comparative more tolerant, superlative most tolerant)

  1. tending to permit, allow, understand, or accept something
    He's pretty tolerant of different political views, but don't ask him about religion.
  2. tending to withstand or survive
    These plants are tolerant of drought and sunlight.

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Verb[edit]

tolerant

  1. present participle of tolerar

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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tolerant (comparative toleranter, superlative tolerantst)

  1. tolerant

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tolerant
uninflected tolerant
inflected tolerante
comparative toleranter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial tolerant toleranter het tolerantst
het tolerantste
indefinite m./f. sing. tolerante tolerantere tolerantste
n. sing. tolerant toleranter tolerantste
plural tolerante tolerantere tolerantste
definite tolerante tolerantere tolerantste
partitive tolerants toleranters

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German[edit]

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tolerant (comparative toleranter, superlative am tolerantesten)

  1. tolerant

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Latin[edit]

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tolerant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of tolerō  "they bear, they endure, they tolerate"