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patience(Composure), noun acceptance, calm, condonation, ease, equanimity, even temper, forgiveness, imperturbability, indulgence, lenience, longanimity, moderation, passiveness, passivity, placidity, poise, refusal to be provoked, resignation, self-possession, serenity, stoicism, sufferance, temperance, tolerance, tranquility, understanding
patience(Indefatigability), noun assiduousness, diligence, firmness, persistence, pertinacity, quiet perseverance, sedulity, staying power, tenacity of purpose
See also: composure, diligence, indulgence, lenience, longanimity, moderation, perseverance, resignation, sufferance, temperament, temperance, tolerance, understanding