PATIENT

patient

1. [Adjective]: enduring trying circumstances with even temper or characterized by such endurance; "a patient smile"; "was patient with the children"; "an exact and patient scientist"; "please be patient"

2. [Noun]: the semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

3. [Noun]: a person who requires medical care; "the number of emergency patients has grown rapidly"

4. enduring without protest or complaint

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