Thesaurus

intolerant

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of intolerant

  1. 1 unable or unwilling to endure intolerant of fools, she is not an easy person to work for Synonyms of intolerant impatient Words Related to intolerant uncompromising, unforgiving, unyielding; complaining, fussing, griping, grumbling, kvetching, protesting, squawking, whining Near Antonyms of intolerant accepting, forgiving, long-suffering, resigned, uncomplaining, willing; indulgent Antonyms of intolerant abiding, enduring, forbearing, patient, tolerant

  2. 2 unwilling to grant other people social rights or to accept other viewpoints intolerant people who callously deny others the very rights that they take for granted Synonyms of intolerant bigoted, illiberal, narrow, narrow-minded, prejudiced, small-minded Words Related to intolerant hidebound, old-fashioned, reactionary; blindfolded, blinkered, insular, parochial, provincial; biased, one-sided, partial, partisan Near Antonyms of intolerant extreme, progressive, radical; impartial, objective, unbiased Antonyms of intolerant broad-minded, liberal, open-minded, tolerant, unprejudiced


Learn More about intolerant


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up intolerant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by intense feeling

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!