forbearance
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forbearance(
fawr
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beh
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rihns
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la paciencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I will pay my debt in due time. I only ask for understanding and forbearance on your part.Yo pagaré mi deuda en su debido tiempo. Solo pido comprensión y paciencia de tu parte.
Our manager asked us for more forbearance while he found somebody to fill the empty position.Nuestro gerente nos pidió más paciencia mientras buscaba alguien para que ocupara el puesto.
b. la tolerancia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I find Nico's forebearance in the face of provocation excessive - how could he keep so calm?La tolerancia de Nico frente a las provocaciones me resulta excesiva: ¿cómo pudo quedarse tan tranquilo?
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forbearance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la paciencia f, tolerancia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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forbearance [fɔːˈbɛərəns]
noun
paciencia (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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