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in·tol·er·ant

 (ĭn-tŏl′ər-ənt)
adj.
Not tolerant, especially:
a. Unwilling to tolerate differences in opinions, practices, or beliefs, especially religious beliefs.
b. Opposed to the inclusion or participation of those different from oneself, especially those of a different racial, ethnic, or social background.
c. Unable or unwilling to endure or support: intolerant of interruptions; a community intolerant of crime.
d. Unable to digest or metabolize a food, drug, or other substance or compound: people who are lactose intolerant.

in·tol′er·ant·ly adv.

intolerant

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

in•tol•er•ant

(ɪnˈtɒl ər ənt)

adj.
1. not tolerating or respecting beliefs, opinions, usages, manners, etc., different from one's own, as in political or religious matters.
2. unable or unwilling to tolerate or endure (usu. fol. by of): intolerant of heat.
[1725–35; < Latin]
in•tol′er•ant•ly, adv.

intolerable

intolerant
1. 'intolerable'

If a situation is intolerable, it is so bad that you cannot bear it.

They find this situation intolerable.
...the things that made his life intolerable.
2. 'intolerant'

Someone who is intolerant tries to prevent people from behaving in ways that they do not approve of, or from expressing opinions that they do not agree with.

She is intolerant by nature.
...intolerant attitudes toward non-Catholics.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.intolerant - unwilling to tolerate difference of opinion
uncharitable - lacking love and generosity; "all pious words and uncharitable deeds"- Charles Reade
tolerant - showing respect for the rights or opinions or practices of others
2.intolerant - narrow-minded about cherished opinions
narrow-minded, narrow - lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view; "a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"

intolerant

intolerant

adjective
1. Not tolerant of the beliefs or opinions of others, for example:
2. Being unable or unwilling to endure irritation or opposition, for example:
Translations
غَيْر مُتَسامِحمُتَعَصِّبٌ
nesnášejícínesnášenlivýnetolerantní
intolerant
suvaitsematon
netolerantan
umburîarlaus
耐えられない
관용성이 없는
neznášajúcineznášanlivý
intolerant
ซึ่งทนไม่ได้
không dung thứ

intolerant

[ɪnˈtɒlərənt] ADJ (gen) → intolerante (of con or para con) (= bigoted) → intransigente (of con) to be intolerant of sth (gen) → no tolerar algo (Med) he is intolerant of certain drugs/foodstiene intolerancia a ciertos medicamentos/alimentos, su cuerpo no tolera ciertos medicamentos/alimentos

intolerant

[ɪnˈtɒlərənt] adj
[person] → intolérant(e)
to be intolerant of sth/sb → se montrer intolérant vis à vis de qch/qn
They tend to be intolerant of anything strange → Ils tendent à se montrer intolérants vis à vis de tout ce qui leur semble étrange.
[attitude] → intolérant(e)
their intolerant attitude to political opposition → leur attitude intolérante face à toute opposition politique

intolerant

adjintolerant (of gegenüber); (Med) → überempfindlich (to, of gegen)

intolerant

[ɪnˈtɒlərnt] adj intolerant (of)intollerante (verso)

intolerable

(inˈtolərəbl) adjective
that cannot be endured or borne. intolerable pain; This delay is intolerable.
inˈtolerably adverb
inˈtolerant adjective
(often with of) unwilling to endure or accept eg people whose ideas etc are different from one's own, members of a different race or religion etc. an intolerant attitude; He is intolerant of others' faults.
inˈtolerance noun

intolerant

مُتَعَصِّبٌ netolerantní intolerant intolerant μισαλλόδοξος intolerante suvaitsematon intolérant netolerantan intollerante 耐えられない 관용성이 없는 intolerant intolerant nietolerancyjny intolerante нетерпимый intolerant ซึ่งทนไม่ได้ hoşgörüsüz không dung thứ 不宽容的

intolerant

adj (of medication, etc.) alérgico, intolerante; [Note: intolerante is not used much in this context save for the phrases intolerante a la lactosa and intolerante al gluten.]