Characterized by patience and indulgence; long-suffering: as, a forbearing temper.(adjective)
Present participle of forbear.(verb)
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Use "forbearing" in a sentence
"Generous, too, he appeared to her, in forbearing to apply to Sir Hugh, without her permission; disinterested, in declaring he did not wish for her hand without her heart: and noble, in not seeking her in a clandestine manner, but referring every thing to"
"By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, Prov. xxv."
"15 By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone."