Long-suffering

Definition of Long-suffering

Long´-suf`fer`ing
n.1.Bearing injuries or provocation for a long time; patient endurance of pain or unhappiness; patient; not easily provoked.
The Lord God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and abundant in goodness and truth.
- Ex. xxxiv. 6.
1.disposed to bear inconvenience or injury patiently; long patience of offense; as, a long-suffering and uncomplaining wife.
Despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and long-suffering?
- Rom. ii. 4.

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enduring, patient
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