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long-sufferance

[lawng-suhf-er-uh ns, -suhf-ruh ns, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈsʌf ər əns, -ˈsʌf rəns, ˈlɒŋ-/
noun, Archaic.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30
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British Dictionary definitions for long-sufferance

long-suffering

adjective
1.
enduring pain, unhappiness, etc, without complaint
noun
2.
long and patient endurance
Derived Forms
long-sufferingly, adverb
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