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forbearance
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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forbearance
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • The guards, too, treated the common criminals with a certain forbearance, even when they had to handle them roughly.

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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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