Associations to the word «Intolerance»


INTOLERANCE, noun. (uncountable) The state of being intolerant.
INTOLERANCE, noun. (countable) An intolerant word or action.
INTOLERANCE, noun. (countable) (medicine) Extreme sensitivity to a food or drug; allergy.

Dictionary definition

INTOLERANCE, noun. Impatience with annoyances; "his intolerance of interruptions".
INTOLERANCE, noun. Unwillingness to recognize and respect differences in opinions or beliefs.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne