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1. impatience

noun. ['ˌɪmˈpeɪʃəns'] a lack of patience; irritation with anything that causes delay.

Synonyms

  • annoyance
  • irritation
  • botheration
  • restlessness

Antonyms

  • dullness
  • canfield
  • crapette
  • solitaire

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Words that Rhyme with Impatience

  • abeyance
  • abhorrence
  • absence
  • abstinence
  • abundance
  • acceptance
  • acceptance
  • accordance
  • acquaintance
  • acquiescence
  • adherence
  • admittance
  • adolescence
  • adolescence
  • adriance
  • affluence
  • agence
  • allegiance
  • alliance
  • allowance

Example sentences of the word impatience


1. Noun, singular or mass
Frame your impatience in these terms to better approach situations in a logical fashion rather than an emotional one.

Quotes containing the word impatience


1. Patience is the art of concealing your impatience.
- Guy Kawasaki

2. I like to see people reunited, I like to see people run to each other, I like the kissing and the crying, I like the impatience, the stories that the mouth can't tell fast enough, the ears that aren't big enough, the eyes that can't take in all of the change, I like the hugging, the bringing together, the end of missing someone.
- Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

3. Restlessness and impatience change nothing except our peace and joy. Peace does not dwell in outward things, but in the heart prepared to wait trustfully and quietly on Him who has all things safely in His hands.
- Elisabeth Elliot

2. impatience

noun. ['ˌɪmˈpeɪʃəns'] a restless desire for change and excitement.

Synonyms

  • restlessness
  • fidget

Antonyms

  • immobility
  • stand still
  • broad-mindedness

3. impatience

noun. ['ˌɪmˈpeɪʃəns'] a dislike of anything that causes delay.

Synonyms

  • ill nature

Antonyms

  • patience
  • normality
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