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synonyms for forbearance

  • fortitude
  • self-control
  • abstinence
  • endurance
  • longanimity
  • moderation
  • patience
  • resignation
  • restraint
  • temperance
  • tolerance
  • going easy on
  • living with
  • patientness
  • refraining
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antonyms for forbearance

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  • agitation
  • excess
  • impatience
  • indulgence
  • intemperance
  • intolerance
  • wildness
  • continuation
  • involvement
  • pursual
  • use
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How to use forbearance in a sentence

Eviction moratoriums and forbearance on mortgages and student loan payments are also factored in.
IT’S EASY TO ASSUME PAWNSHOPS ARE DOING GREAT IN THE PANDEMIC. IT’S ALSO WRONG.EMILY STEWARTNOVEMBER 30, 2020VOX
“There’s a benefit to everyone taking a deep breath and stepping back and giving the parties a chance to get things back on track,” Devlin said of forbearance agreements.
BANK GIVES PURPLE LINE FIRMS MORE TIME TO REACH A SETTLEMENT WITH MARYLAND AND AVOID POTENTIAL DEFAULT ON DEBTKATHERINE SHAVERNOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The mortgages, car loans, and the like no longer covered by forbearance are showing few defaults.
BANK OF AMERICA JUST ENDED A WEAK QUARTER—BUT THERE WERE 3 LITTLE-NOTICED BRIGHT SPOTSSHAWN TULLYOCTOBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
He says that’s mostly because the government’s unprecedented aid to families and businesses, and the banks’ forbearance programs, have delayed defaults for months that would have come far earlier.
HOW JPMORGAN CHASE IS PROCEEDING WITH EXTREME CAUTION—AND STILL MAKING PLENTY OF MONEYSHAWN TULLYOCTOBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
On the conference call, Dimon and Piepszak cited that although forbearance has ended for auto and card loans, it’s still allowing customers with $28 billion in mortgages to defer payments.
HOW JPMORGAN CHASE IS PROCEEDING WITH EXTREME CAUTION—AND STILL MAKING PLENTY OF MONEYSHAWN TULLYOCTOBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
So far, those lost paychecks have brought relatively few foreclosures, since banks and government bodies that guaranteed the loans have been granting forbearance that, for now, enables folks to keep their homes even if they can’t make payments.
HOUSING FLIPS THE RECESSION SCRIPT: PRICES WILL KEEP RISING FOR UP TO A YEAR, BUT HERE’S HOW THE PARTY WILL ENDSHAWN TULLYOCTOBER 4, 2020FORTUNE
And when wine had unselfed my noble father, you received his passionate insults with forbearance and forgiveness!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
I endured his insults until the time came when further forbearance would have been a disgrace, and then I closed with him.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
She did not expect much forbearance, but it never occurred to her that things could come to such a terrible pass.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
I feel that I can, with confidence, rely upon the magnanimity and forbearance of my patrons, under this state of things.
PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHY OF PARSON BROWNLOW, THE TENNESSEE PATRIOTWILLIAM GANNAWAY BROWNLOW
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WORDS RELATED TO FORBEARANCE

  • abandonment
  • abstinence
  • eschewal
  • forbearance
  • giving up
  • nixing
  • refusal
  • rejection
  • relinquishment
  • renunciation
  • sacrifice
  • self-denial
  • stonewall
  • surrender
  • temperance
  • absention
  • circumvention
  • delay
  • departure
  • dodge
  • dodging
  • elusion
  • escape
  • escapism
  • eschewal
  • evasion
  • flight
  • forbearance
  • nonparticipation
  • parry
  • passive resistance
  • prevention
  • recession
  • recoil
  • restraint
  • retreat
  • run-around
  • self-restraint
  • shunning
  • steering clear of
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