Synonyms for tolerance

Synonyms for (noun) tolerance

Synonyms: tolerance

Definition: the act of tolerating something

Similar words: allowance

Definition: the act of allowing

Usage: He objected to the allowance of smoking in the dining room


Synonyms: permissiveness, tolerance

Definition: a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior

Similar words: disposition, temperament

Definition: your usual mood

Usage: he has a happy disposition


Synonyms: margin, leeway, tolerance, allowance

Definition: a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits

Similar words: divergence, disagreement, discrepancy, variance

Definition: a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions

Usage: a growing divergence of opinion


Synonyms: tolerance

Definition: the power or capacity of an organism to tolerate unfavorable environmental conditions

Similar words: endurance

Definition: the power to withstand hardship or stress

Usage: the marathon tests a runner's endurance


Synonyms: tolerance

Definition: willingness to recognize and respect the beliefs or practices of others

Similar words: attitude, mental attitude

Definition: a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways

Usage: he had the attitude that work was fun