Meaning of “patient” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈpeɪʃənt/
Extra Examples
You'll have to be patient and wait your turn.You have to be patient with her - she's a slow learner.You'll have to be patient, this is all new to me.He's not exactly patient at the best of times.She's more patient than I am.

B1 having patience:

You need to be patient with children.
patiently adverb


(Definition of “patient adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)