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Definition of Patient

Patient

  1. Having the quality of enduring; physically able to suffer or bear.
  2. Undergoing pains, trails, or the like, without murmuring or fretfulness; bearing up with equanimity against trouble; long-suffering.
  3. Constant in pursuit or exertion; persevering; calmly diligent; as, patient endeavor.
  4. Expectant with calmness, or without discontent; not hasty; not overeager; composed.
  5. Forbearing; long-suffering.
  6. ONe who, or that which, is passively affected; a passive recipient.
  7. A person under medical or surgical treatment; -- correlative to physician or nurse.
  8. To compose, to calm.
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Patient Translations

patient in Afrikaans is geduldig
patient in French is patient
patient in German is geduldig
patient in Italian is indulgente
patient in Portuguese is paciente
patient in Spanish is paciente