- Antonyms of TOLERATE:
- abandon, forfeit, migrate, reject, avoid, forfend, move, resist, depart, journey, proceed, shun, forbid, prohibit, curb, deter, discourage, frustrate, hold back, impede, inhibit, interfere, bar, block, constrain, prevent, decline, dismiss, refuse, repudiate, spurn, turn down, combat, contest, fight, oppose, bypass, circumvent, dodge, elude, escape, evade, miss, abstain, forbear, refrain.
- Examples of usage:
You make use of a tone which I can not tolerate for a moment.
"The Living Link",James De Mille.
I have, therefore, thought it safe to guard you, by stating the view which we have given out on the subject of the treaty, in conversation and otherwise; for ours, as you know, is a government which will not tolerate the being kept entirely in the dark, and especially on a subject so interesting as this treaty.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson",Thomas Jefferson.
" I could not for a moment tolerate such a proposal, sir," said the lawyer shortly.
"The Mynns' Mystery",George Manville Fenn.
- You make use of a tone which I can not tolerate for a moment.
- defeat, disappointment, failure, miscarriage, retreat.