Forbearing - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Forbearing.

LENIENT
TOLERANT
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LENIENT
  1. characterized by tolerance and mercy
  2. not strict; "an easy teacher"; "easy standards"; "lenient rules"; "an easy penalty"
  3. tolerant or lenient; "indulgent parents risk spoiling their children"; "too soft on the children"; "they are soft on crime"
TOLERANT
  1. showing or characterized by broad-mindedness; "a broad political stance"; "generous and broad sympathies"; "a liberal newspaper"; "tolerant of his opponent's opinions"
  2. tolerant and forgiving under provocation; "our neighbor was very kind about the window our son broke"
  3. showing the capacity for endurance; "injustice can make us tolerant and forgiving"; "a man patient of distractions"
  4. able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress; "the plant is tolerant of saltwater"; "these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided"; "the new hybrid is more resistant to drought"
  5. showing respect for the rights or opinions or practices of others
Clue Database Last Updated: 22/10/2018 9:00am

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