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English definition of “intolerant”

intolerant

adjective     /ɪnˈtɒl.ər.ənt/ US  /-ˈtɑː.lɚ-/ disapproving
C2 disapproving of or refusing to accept ideas or ways of behaving that are different from your own: She can be very intolerant of students who don't understand what she's talking about.Narrow-minded used, usually in compounds, to describe a person who is not able to eat a particular type of food or take a particular type of medicine without it having a bad effect: Recent studies show that many people who think they are suffering from bowel disease might in fact be lactose intolerant. intolerantly     /-li/ adverb Narrow-minded
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