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English definition of “forbearing”

forbearing

adjective     /fɔːˈbeə.rɪŋ/ US  /fɔːrˈber.ɪŋ/ formal
patient and forgiving: The vicar praised what he called her "kind and forbearing nature".Patient and uncomplaining
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