Definition of Forbearance in English :

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Forbearance meaning in English

Meaning of Forbearance in English

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Forbearance pronunciation in English

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Forbearance

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Noun

1. forbearance, longanimity, patience

good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence

2. forbearance

a delay in enforcing rights or claims or privileges; refraining from acting

Example Sentences:
'his forbearance to reply was alarming'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Forbearance

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noun
1. 
the act of forbearing
2. 
self-control; patience
3. law
abstention from or postponement of the enforcement of a legal right, esp by a creditor allowing his or her debtor time to pay

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Forbearance

see synonyms of forbearance
noun
1. 
the act of forbearing
2. 
the quality of being forbearing; self-control; patient restraint
3.  Law
the act by which a creditor extends time for payment of a debt or forgoes for a time the right to enforce legal action on the debt

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Forbearance

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n.
1. Tolerance and restraint in the face of provocation; patience.
2. Law The act of giving a debtor more time to pay rather than immediately enforcing a debt that is due.

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