patiencenoun [ U ]uk /ˈpeɪ.ʃəns/ us /ˈpeɪ.ʃəns/
patience noun [ U ] (QUALITY)
Patience - they'll be here soon!
- I'm sorry but my patience is wearing thin.
- My patience is beginning to run out.
- He has the patience of a saint with those kids.
- I'm afraid he's exhausted my patience.
- He kept on crying and I lost my patience.