In*tol"er*ance(n*tl"r*ns), n. [L. intolerantia impatience, unendurableness: cf. F. intolrance.]
1. Lack of capacity to endure; as,
intolerance of light.
2. The quality of being intolerant; refusal to allow to others the enjoyment of their opinions, chosen modes of worship, and the like; lack of patience and forbearance; illiberality; bigotry; as,
intolerance shown toward a religious sect.
These few restrictions, I hope, are no great stretches of intolerance, no very violent exertions of despotism.Burke.
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