forbearance


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the capacity of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint

Synonyms for forbearance

good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence

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a delay in enforcing rights or claims or privileges

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My caprices are at an end, and my violent temper has tried your forbearance for the last time.
I am more disposed to mercy and forbearance under such circumstances than I can tell you, Hugh.
You talk of my peculiar claims on your forbearance.
Your delusion constitutes your peculiar claim on my forbearance.
He pressed for the strictest forbearance and silence towards their niece; she not only promised, but did observe it.
Now, whether," pursued Herbert, "he had used the child's mother ill, or whether he had used the child's mother well, Provis doesn't say; but, she had shared some four or five years of the wretched life he described to us at this fireside, and he seems to have felt pity for her, and forbearance towards her.
Elizabeth received them with all the forbearance of civility, and, at the request of the gentlemen, remained at the instrument till her ladyship's carriage was ready to take them all home.
Among strangers he had grown up as best he could, but he had seldom been used with patience or forbearance.
Stryver shouldering him towards the door, with an appearance of showering generosity, forbearance, and goodwill, on his erring head.
The particular policy of the national and of the State systems of finance might now and then not exactly coincide, and might require reciprocal forbearances.
In a regulatory filing earlier, Patriot National disclosed that the company obtained and entered into a Forbearance Agreement with the lenders party to a certain financing agreement, dated as of November 9, 2016, with Cerberus Business Finance as collateral agent and administrative agent, and the lenders party thereto.
To enable all parties to finish documenting the terms of such transaction, the Company, its Secured Lenders, and certain of its unsecured bondholders have agreed to further extend the previously announced forbearance agreement and waivers as detailed below.
When Should Congress Give Agencies Forbearance Authority?
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 14, 2014-LDK Solar announces forbearance arrangement with noteholders
Bank regulators' forbearance practices have been criticized for causing market discipline to fail in more than a few cases.