Definitions for intoleranceɪnˈtɒl ər əns

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. intolerance(noun)

    impatience with annoyances

    "his intolerance of interruptions"

  2. intolerance(noun)

    unwillingness to recognize and respect differences in opinions or beliefs

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  1. intolerance(Noun)

    the state of being intolerant

  2. intolerance(Noun)

    An intolerant word or action

  3. intolerance(Noun)

    extreme sensitivity to a food or drug; allergy

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Intolerance(noun)

    want of capacity to endure; as, intolerance of light

  2. Intolerance(noun)

    the quality of being intolerant; refusal to allow to others the enjoyment of their opinions, chosen modes of worship, and the like; want of patience and forbearance; illiberality; bigotry; as, intolerance shown toward a religious sect

  3. Origin: [L. intolerantia impatience, unendurableness: cf. F. intolrance.]


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