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forbearance
used in Romeo and Juliet

2 uses
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Definition
refraining (holding back) from acting

or:

patience, tolerance, or self-control
  • Forbear this outrage!
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — A public Place (44% in)
forbear = stop
  •   Meantime forbear,
      And let mischance be slave to patience.
    5.3 — Act 5 Scene 3 — A churchyard; in it a Monument.... (74% in)
forbear = refrain (hold back) from acting
There are no more uses of "forbearance" in Romeo and Juliet.

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