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forbearance

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1 the capacity to endure what is difficult or disagreeable without complaining
  • we thank you for your forbearance while we attend to the technical difficulties interrupting the TV program

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The first known use of forbearance was in 1576

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“Forbearance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forbearance. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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