FORBEARING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Forbearing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Forbear
  2. (a.) Disposed or accustomed to forbear; patient; long-suffering.


• Forbear Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To control ones self when provoked.
  2. (v. t.) To cease from bearing.
  3. (v. t.) To keep away from; to avoid; to abstain from; to give up; as, to forbear the use of a word of doubdtful propriety.
  4. (v. i.) To refrain from proceeding; to pause; to delay.
  5. (v. t.) To treat with consideration or indulgence.
  6. (v. i.) To refuse; to decline; to give no heed.
  7. (n.) An ancestor; a forefather; -- usually in the plural.


Synonyms:
Forebear, Refrain,

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