What does the word patient mean?

Usage examples for patient

  1. I know it is difficult to be patient, but driving will be almost as good, won't it?" – East of the Shadows by Mrs. Hubert Barclay
  2. " I have got to see another patient in the yard," he said, " and I will leave my son here. – Melchior's Dream and Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  3. I did my duty by you and toward the brave, patient fellows under my charge. – The Black Bar by George Manville Fenn

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