forbearance: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (fôr-bâr'uns), [key]
- the act of forbearing; a refraining from something.
- forbearing conduct or quality; patient endurance; self-control.
- an abstaining from the enforcement of a right.
- a creditor's giving of indulgence after the day originally fixed for payment.
- forbearance (Thesaurus)