Definition of Longanimous in English :

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Longanimous meaning in English

Meaning of Longanimous in English

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Longanimous

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Adjective

1. forbearing, longanimous

showing patient and unruffled self-control and restraint under adversity; slow to retaliate or express resentment

Example Sentences:
'seemly and forbearing...yet strong enough to resist aggression'
'was longanimous in the face of suffering'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Longanimous

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noun
rare
patience or forbearance

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Longanimous

see synonyms of longanimous
noun
patient endurance of injuries; forbearance

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