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long–suffering

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of long–suffering

  1. accepting pains or hardships calmly or without complaint the long-suffering parents calmly waited until the tantrum had passed Synonyms of long–suffering forbearing, long-suffering, stoic (or stoical), tolerant, uncomplainingWords Related to long–suffering lenient; acquiescent, passive, resigned, unresistant, yielding; agreeable, amenable, compliant, complying, conformist, docile, law-abiding, obedient, placable, submissive, subordinate, tractable, willing; slavish, subservient; amiable, obliging; collected, composed; constrained, contained, curbed, inhibited, repressed, restrained; disciplined, self-contained, self-controlled; apathetic, uncaring, unresponsiveNear Antonyms of long–suffering bored, tired, weary; defiant, resistant; contrary, disobedient, insubordinate, intractable, rebellious, recalcitrant, refractory, ungovernable, unmanageable, unrulyAntonyms of long–suffering complaining, fed up, impatient, kvetching, kvetchy, protesting


long–suffering

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of long–suffering

  1. the capacity to endure what is difficult or disagreeable without complaining you will need infinite long-suffering to put up with that arrogant jerk Synonyms of long–suffering forbearance, long-suffering, sufferance, toleranceWords Related to long–suffering acquiescence, resignation; passiveness, passivity; amenability, compliance, conformism, docility, obedience, subordination, tractability, willingness; discipline, self-control; submission, submissivenessNear Antonyms of long–suffering defiance; contrariness, disobedience, insubordination, intractability, recalcitrance, resistance, willfulnessAntonyms of long–suffering impatience


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