intolerance

[in-tol-er-uhns]
noun
1.
lack of toleration; unwillingness or refusal to tolerate or respect contrary opinions or beliefs, persons of different races or backgrounds, etc.
2.
incapacity or indisposition to bear or endure: intolerance to heat.
3.
abnormal sensitivity or allergy to a food, drug, etc.
4.
an intolerant act.

Origin:
1755–65; < Latin intolerantia. See intolerant, -ance

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intolerant (ɪnˈtɒlərənt)
 
adj (foll by of)
1.  lacking respect for practices and beliefs other than one's own
2.  not able or willing to tolerate or endure: intolerant of noise
 
in'tolerance
 
n
 
in'tolerantly
 
adv

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intolerance in·tol·er·ance (ĭn-tŏl'ər-əns)
n.
Extreme sensitivity or allergy to a drug, food, or other substance.


in·tol'er·ant adj.
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Example sentences
The only thing a tolerant society cannot tolerate is intolerance.
We believe equity for all must be demonstrated by intolerance of acts of
  discrimination or belittlement.
Those on the brink of starvation, he notes, would not have been able to survive
  the diarrhea that lactose intolerance brings.
Intolerance for pollutants and species extinction will be high.
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