Adjective "Patient" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Patient


    Definition:

    1. a person who is under medical care or treatment.

    2. a person or thing that undergoes some action.

    3. Archaic. a sufferer or victim. adjective

    4. bearing provocation, annoyance, misfortune, delay, hardship, pain, etc., with fortitude and calm and without complaint, anger, or the like.

    5. characterized by or expressing such a quality: a patient smile.

    6. quietly and steadily persevering or diligent, especially in detail or exactness: a patient worker.

    7. undergoing the act

    Examples:

    "people can be patient with people."

    "people can be patient for hostages."

    "people can be patient in/at/on todays."

    "teachers can be patient with immaturities."

    "sellers can be patient in/at/on days."

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