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forbearance
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Wuthering Heights
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  • Still, he didn’t molest her: for which forbearance she might thank his aversion, I suppose.
  • ’I’ve been so far forbearing with you, sir,’ he said quietly; ’not that I was ignorant of your miserable, degraded character, but I felt you were only partly responsible for that; and Catherine wishing to keep up your acquaintance, I acquiesced — foolishly.

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  • She recommended regulatory forbearance while the banks repair their balance sheets.
  • We are to be tested in our patience, our forbearance, our perseverance, our power to endure wrong...

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