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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishintolerantin‧tol‧e‧rant /ɪnˈtɒlərənt $ -ˈtɑː-/ adjective  1 PREJUDICEDnot willing to accept ways of thinking and behaving that are different from your own opp tolerantintolerant of people who are intolerant of other people’s political beliefs2 not able to take particular medicines or eat particular foods without suffering bad effectsallergicintolerant of A number of patients were intolerant of the diet. She’s lactose-intolerant (=unable to drink particular types of milk).
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intolerantThe police chief has been accused of being intolerant and ignorant.Their position on homosexuality is intolerant and ignorant.The argument led to charges that the national organization is intolerant of dissent.Intolerant societies are often also among the most technologically backward.intolerant ofHe admitted being intolerant of blacks and Jews in his youth.She became increasingly intolerant of various foods.
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