OTHER WORDS FOR patient
Idioms about patient
- having or showing the capacity for endurance: a man patient of distractions.
- susceptible of: This statement is patient of criticism.
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OTHER WORDS FROM patient
How to use patient in a sentence
Tribole tells her patients not to change what they eat but how.
The NRA objects to doctors asking patients basic questions about gun ownership.
As I got better, I also got curious about what happened to other patients like me.
On the one hand, patients may not understand that viruses are the cause of most cold symptoms this time of year.
On the other hand, patients may not perceive much downside to taking the medications, even if they may not help much.
I haven't much time for seeing any one, except my patients, and the people I meet in society.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
When patients are very nervous, it is well to spray the throat with cocain solution.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
They decided that his wishes ought to be followed, and that the patients must be entrusted to old nurse.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
I have many patients who came to me originally simply because they dared not face their family doctor.Dope|Sax Rohmer
She has since been repeatedly employed as a nurse to Small-pox patients, without experiencing any ill consequences.