What does the word patience mean?

Usage examples for patience

  1. Hear me with patience. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  2. You stick to your guns and have a little patience! – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  3. His very labours are " the labours of love;" if " he has need of patience," it is " the patience of hope;" and he is cheered in his work by the constant assurance of present support, and of final victory. – A Practical View of the Prevailing Religious System of Professed Christians, in the Middle and Higher Classes in this Country, Contrasted with Real Christianity. by William Wilberforce