what is difference between forbearing and longanimous
From Middle English forbering, forberyng, vorberinge, equivalent to forbear + -ing.
forbearing (countable and uncountable, plural forbearings)
- forbearance; restraint
From forbear + -ing.
forbearing (comparative more forbearing, superlative most forbearing)
- Characterized by patience and indulgence; long-suffering
- a forbearing temper
- present participle of forbear
longanimous (comparative more longanimous, superlative most longanimous)
- Long-suffering; patient; showing self-control and restraint.
- long-suffering, longminded