noun \(ˌ)im-ˈpā-shən(t)s\

Definition of IMPATIENCE

:  the quality or state of being impatient

Examples of IMPATIENCE

  1. <the child's impatience for Christmas morning is engaging>

First Known Use of IMPATIENCE

13th century


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