Definition of forbearing:
- forgiving (part of speech: verb)
- mild (part of speech: adjective)
- "Thomas Hart Benton", Theodore Roosevelt.
- "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
I am sure that it will be admitted that the last forty years have seen a vast improvement in the character of attendants, and among them are to be found many conscientious, trustworthy men and women, forbearing to their charge and loyal to their superintendent.- "Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles", Daniel Hack Tuke.