Synonyms of tolerance


1. tolerance, endurance

usage: the power or capacity of an organism to tolerate unfavorable environmental conditions

2. permissiveness, tolerance, disposition, temperament

usage: a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior

3. tolerance, allowance

usage: the act of tolerating something

4. tolerance, attitude, mental attitude

usage: willingness to recognize and respect the beliefs or practices of others

5. allowance, leeway, margin, tolerance, discrepancy, disagreement, divergence, variance

usage: a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits

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Definition and meaning of tolerance (Dictionary)