adjective see tolerate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tolerative — See tolerate. * * * …   Universalium

  • tolerative — adj. permissive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tolerative — …   Useful english dictionary

  • tolerate — tolerative, adj. tolerator, n. /tol euh rayt /, v.t., tolerated, tolerating. 1. to allow the existence, presence, practice, or act of without prohibition or hindrance; permit. 2. to endure without repugnance; put up with: I can tolerate laziness …   Universalium

  • tolerate — transitive verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Latin toleratus, past participle of tolerare to endure, put up with; akin to Old English tholian to bear, Latin tollere to lift up, latus carried (suppletive past participle of ferre), Greek tlēnai to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tolerator — See tolerative. * * * …   Universalium

  • Spartan — Synonyms and related words: Apostolic, Encratic, Laconian, Lenten, Pythagorean, Rechabite, Shaker, Spartanic, Stoic, abbreviated, abridged, abstemious, abstinent, accepting, aposiopestic, armed with patience, ascetic, astringent, austere,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • accepting — Synonyms and related words: Spartan, abject, acquiescent, agreeable, armed with patience, assenting, at ease, clement, comfortable, compassionate, complaisant, compliable, compliant, complying, composed, consenting, content, contented,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • disciplined — Synonyms and related words: Spartan, accepting, armed with patience, bound, bounded, conditioned, confined, copyrighted, cramped, endurant, enduring, finite, forbearing, indulgent, lenient, limited, long suffering, longanimous, moderated, narrow …   Moby Thesaurus

  • enduring — Synonyms and related words: Spartan, abiding, accepting, adamantine, age long, aged, alive, ancient, antique, armed with patience, assiduous, bulky, changeless, chronic, constant, continuing, dense, diligent, disciplined, diuturnal, dogged,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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