Definition of 'intolerance'
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It must not be used as a platform for religious intolerance or hatred. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You have a mild case of racial intolerance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a difference between food allergy and food intolerance. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)Another cause of bloating could be an intolerance to wheat. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She is no stranger to racial intolerance. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The great unanswered question about food allergy and intolerance is what causes it? The Vitality Diet (1990)It is well known that diabetics and people with glucose intolerance have impaired calcium metabolism. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)It is accompanied by the rise of other forms of religious and racial intolerance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And there is probably a food allergy or intolerance factor involved too. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)He had decided to devote his life to fighting fascism along with religious and racial intolerance. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But a few football games cannot disguise the reality of racial intolerance in that country. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He wants new research to establish whether a rise in wheat intolerance may be linked to modern production methods. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Each of the eight conditions listed in the questionnaire can be caused by factors other than food allergy or intolerance. The Vitality Diet (1990)Yet clinical evidence of an allergy or biochemical intolerance to food is only found in about five per cent of people tested. Times, Sunday Times (2008)People's intolerance of our alleged " religious intolerance" was astounding. Christianity Today (2000)In particular, actively promoting racial or religious hatred and intolerance is not acceptable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Many more adults may have a passing intolerance to wheat, shown in bloating and abdominal discomfort. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Having said that, milk or wheat intolerance can cause very similar symptoms. The Sun (2012)A strong intolerance to wheat and dairy products had been diagnosed. The Sun (2013)There has been a rise of religious intolerance,' he says. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's thought that most people with food intolerance have faulty body mechanisms, which are then triggered by environmental factors. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)
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Translations for 'intolerance'
British English: intolerance NOUN
Intolerance is unwillingness to let other people act in a different way or hold different opinions from you.
...his intolerance of any opinion other than his own.
Definition of intolerance from the Collins English Dictionary
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