Forbear Synonyms & Definitions

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• ForbearDefinition & Meaning in English

  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.

• ForbearerDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) One who forbears.

• ForbearantDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Forbearing.