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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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tolerant

  1. present participle of tolerar

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PronunciationEdit

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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

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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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