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forbearance
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

2 uses
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Definition
refraining (holding back) from acting

or:

patience, tolerance, or self-control
  • Forbear; here's company.
    2.3 — Act 2 Scene 3 — A field near Windsor (16% in)
forbear = stop (refrain or hold back) from acting
  • 'Oman, forbear.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The street (65% in)

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