lack of patience.
eager desire for relief or change; restlessness.
intolerance of anything that thwarts, delays, or hinders.

1175–1225; Middle English impacience < Latin impatientia. See im-2, patience Unabridged
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impatience (ɪmˈpeɪʃəns)
1.  lack of patience; intolerance of or irritability with anything that impedes or delays
2.  restless desire for change and excitement

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Example sentences
But his famous impatience is still close to the surface.
Perhaps this fast food impatience effect is produced by fast food coffee or a
  too short lunch break.
Our impatience led us to move in advance of the column and well up with the
  advanced skirmishers.
Even though their bodies twitch with impatience when she tries to tell them
  stories of her girlhood.
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