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Long-suffering

Long´-suf`fer`ing
n.1.Bearing injuries or provocation for a long time; patient endurance of pain or unhappiness; patient; not easily provoked.
The Lord God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and abundant in goodness and truth.
- Ex. xxxiv. 6.
1.disposed to bear inconvenience or injury patiently; long patience of offense; as, a long-suffering and uncomplaining wife.
Despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and long-suffering?
- Rom. ii. 4.
Noun1.Long-sufferinglong-suffering - patient endurance of pain or unhappiness
Synonyms: long-sufferance
Adj.1.long-suffering - patiently enduring continual wrongs or trouble; "an enduring disposition"; "a long-suffering and uncomplaining wife"
Synonyms: enduring
enduring, patient
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Long-lived
long-neck clam
long-play
long-playing
long-range
long-run
long-shanked
Long-sight
Long-sighted
Long-sightedness
long-snouted
long-spurred violet
long-standing
long-staple
Long-stop
Long-sufferance
-- Long-suffering --
long-tailed porcupine
long-tailed weasel
long-term
long-term memory
Long-tongue
Long-tongued
Long-waisted
long-wearing
Long-winded
long-windedly
long-windedness
long-wool
long-wooled
Longa possessio est pacis jus
Longa possessio parit jus possidendi
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