patience has definitions from the fields of cards,games
[ noun ] good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence

Used in print

(Max F. Millikan and Donald L. M. Blackmer,...)

It must be marked by a patience and persistence which have not always been its trademark .

(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)

Foster listened with angelic patience until Digby ran_down , then said , `` Listen , junior , you 're an angel now - so forget it .

(Richard Ferber, Bitter Valley....)

He was losing patience again .

Related terms

impatience good_nature

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