good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
a delay in enforcing rights or claims or privileges; refraining from acting;
"his forbearance to reply was alarming"
- He acted with forbearance toward the hecklers.
- We've always taken an attitude of forbearance.
- I have shown enough forbearance toward him.
- He exercises forbearance in dealing with people.
- Lack of forBearance in small matters upsets great plans.
- The second principle is forbearance.
Forbearance is no quittance.出自：Proverb