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Synonyms for tolerant
ˈtɒl ər ənttol·er·ant

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tolerant

    Synonyms:
    forbearing, indulgent, large-minded

    Antonyms:
    intolerant, bigoted, extreme

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tolerantadjective

    showing respect for the rights or opinions or practices of others

    Synonyms:
    liberal, large-minded, patient of, broad, resistant, kind

    Antonyms:
    bigoted, unbearable, impatient, narrow, intolerant, strict, unendurable, rigid, narrow-minded, intolerable, unforgiving

  2. kind, tolerantadjective

    tolerant and forgiving under provocation

    "our neighbor was very kind about the window our son broke"

    Synonyms:
    large-minded, resistant, broad, kind, patient of, liberal, genial

    Antonyms:
    unendurable, unbearable, narrow, impatient, bigoted, intolerable, narrow-minded, rigid, intolerant, strict, unforgiving

  3. broad, large-minded, liberal, tolerantadjective

    showing or characterized by broad-mindedness

    "a broad political stance"; "generous and broad sympathies"; "a liberal newspaper"; "tolerant of his opponent's opinions"

    Synonyms:
    broad, bounteous, big, freehanded, full(a), panoptic, all-encompassing, extensive, all-inclusive, loose, unspecific, spacious, broad(a), patient of, encompassing, blanket(a), kind, free, all-embracing, across-the-board, resistant, liberal, giving, bighearted, large-minded, wide, openhanded, handsome, bountiful, unsubtle

    Antonyms:
    unbearable, intolerant, narrow-minded, unendurable, unforgiving, strict, intolerable, rigid, narrow, bigoted, impatient

  4. tolerant, resistantadjective

    able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress

    "the plant is tolerant of saltwater"; "these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided"; "the new hybrid is more resistant to drought"

    Synonyms:
    resistive, large-minded, resistant, immune, insubordinate, broad, kind, patient of, liberal, repellent

    Antonyms:
    bigoted, intolerable, unforgiving, narrow-minded, rigid, intolerant, unbearable, impatient, strict, unendurable, narrow

  5. tolerant, patient ofadjective

    showing the capacity for endurance

    "injustice can make us tolerant and forgiving"; "a man patient of distractions"

    Synonyms:
    liberal, large-minded, patient of, broad, resistant, kind

    Antonyms:
    narrow-minded, bigoted, impatient, unbearable, strict, rigid, intolerable, unforgiving, narrow, intolerant, unendurable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tolerantadjective

    Synonyms:
    indulgent, forbearing, charitable

    Antonyms:
    intolerant

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How to use tolerant in a sentence?

  1. James R. Cook:

    The eleventh commandment: Thou shalt be tolerant of all paths that lead to God.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When you come across with the ideas that you don’t like and even hate, do these three things: Be tolerant, be tolerant and be tolerant! Let them speak! Let the stupid and even the fools speak! Protecting freedom of expression under every circumstance is an honour for a man!

  3. Marc Joffe:

    There’s a very tolerant attitude, you can very much do anything on the streets you want, as members of a civilized society, there are things you should ?not accept. But we have ignored that … and there is nobody on the other side setting limits.

  4. George Washington Carver:

    How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong -- because someday you will have been all of these.

  5. Heinrich Heine:

    Be entirely tolerant or not at all follow the good path or the evil one. To stand at the crossroads requires more strength than you possess.


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