Origin of long-suffering
OTHER WORDS FROM long-sufferinglong-suf·fer·ing·ly, adverb
How to use long-suffering in a sentence
There can be no peace without longsuffering, and therefore Paul lists this virtue next.
To withstand his continued assaults we must be longsuffering and patiently wait for the devil to get tired of his game.
Meekness and longsuffering must stand on a basis of humility.The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon|Alexander Maclaren
How delightful to talk about oneself; but as you 'tempted me and I did eat,' I entreat your longsuffering of my sin, and ah!The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846|Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
Patience bears evil and injustice; but longsuffering delays punishment.Epistle Sermons, Vol. II|Martin Luther