tolerant

See also: tolérant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tolerant, from Latin tolerans, present participle of 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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Etymology 1Edit

From Latin tolerans.

AdjectiveEdit

tolerant (masculine and feminine plural tolerants)

  1. tolerant
    Antonym: intolerant
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

tolerant

  1. present participle of tolerar

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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tolerant (comparative toleranter, superlative tolerantst)

  1. tolerant

InflectionEdit

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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GermanEdit

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tolerant (comparative toleranter, superlative am tolerantesten)

  1. tolerant

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

tolerant

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

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tolérant

AdjectiveEdit

tolerant (neuter singular tolerant, definite singular and plural tolerante)

  1. tolerant

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tolérant

AdjectiveEdit

tolerant (neuter singular tolerant, definite singular and plural tolerante)

  1. tolerant

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tolérant.

AdjectiveEdit

tolerant m or n (feminine singular tolerantă, masculine plural toleranți, feminine and neuter plural tolerante)

  1. tolerant

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