Definition of intolerance
1 : the quality or state of being intolerant
2 : exceptional sensitivity (as to a drug); specifically : inability to properly metabolize or absorb a substance
Recent Examples of intolerance from the Web
That’s an effective way to foster prejudice and confusion at any school, costs that Mr. Marshall is more than willing to bear in the cause of intolerance.
A violent protest against Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama on Friday is the latest sign of rising religious intolerance in the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation.
After University of Missouri System president Timothy Wolfe, resigned from office after campus activists pushed for his ouster after perceived inaction against racist incidents, the dissipation of tolerance for intolerance has been in full swing.
But in Turkey, Europe, the United States and elsewhere, the rising anxiety about terrorism is eroding empathy and compassion while stoking xenophobia and intolerance.
The monks had acquiesced in this descent into communal intolerance.
All of this is true about lactose intolerance, but gluten is completely different.
There's also a dark — a dark vein of intolerance in some parts of the Party.
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First Known Use of intolerance
INTOLERANCE Defined for Kids
Definition of intolerance for Students
1 : the quality or state of being unable or unwilling to put up with an intolerance to bright light
2 : a reluctance to grant rights to other people religious intolerance
Medical Definition of intolerance
1: lack of an ability to endure an intolerance to light
2: exceptional sensitivity (as to a food or drug); specifically : inability to properly metabolize or absorb a substance glucose intolerance
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