try someone's patience

Definition of try someone's patience

  1. :  to cause someone to start getting annoyed or upset because of something that is going on too long All these mistakes of yours are trying my patience.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make an attempt

    :  to put to test or trial

    :  to subject to something (such as undue strain or excessive hardship or provocation) that tests the powers of endurance

  1. :  an experimental trial :  attempt

    :  a play in rugby that is similar to a touchdown in football, scores usually five points, and entitles the scoring side to attempt a placekick at the goal for additional points

    :  the score made on a try

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

patienceplay
  1. :  the capacity, habit, or fact of being patient

    :  solitaire


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