patientnoun [C]uk /ˈpeɪ.ʃənt/ us /ˈpeɪ.ʃənt/
- The patient had surgery on his heart.
- A number of patients have been successfully treated with the new drug.
- There has been no significant change in the patient's condition.
- He has helped patients suffering from anxiety, depression, and eating disorders.
- This practice is responsible for about five thousand patients in this part of Leeds.
patientadjectiveuk /ˈpeɪ.ʃənt/ us /ˈpeɪ.ʃənt/