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Having or showing a tendency to be quickly irritated or provoked,
  1. Having or showing a tendency to be quickly irritated or provoked
    • - an impatient motorist blaring his horn
    • - she was impatient with any restriction
  2. Intolerant of
    • - a man impatient of bureaucracy
  3. Restlessly eager
    • - they are impatient for change
    • - he was impatient to be on his way

  1. restless or short-tempered under delay or opposition; "impatient with the slower students"; "impatient of criticism"
  2. impatient(p): (usually followed by `to') full of eagerness; "impatient to begin"; "raring to go"
  3. (impatiently) with impatience; in an impatient manner; "he answered her impatiently"
  4. (impatience) restlessness: a lack of patience; irritation with anything that causes delay
  5. (impatience) a restless desire for change and excitement
  6. (Impatients) Impatiens is a genus of about 850-1,000 species of flowering plants, widely distributed throughout the Northern Hemisphere and tropics. Together with the puzzling Hydrocera triflora, this genus makes up the family Balsaminaceae. ...
  7. (Impatience) Patience is the state of endurance under difficult circumstances, which can mean persevering in the face of delay or provocation without acting on annoyance/anger in a negative way; or exhibiting forbearance when under strain, especially when faced with longer-term difficulties. ...
  8. (Impatience (Death Note episode)) The Japanese animation television series Death Note, is based on the manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. ...
  9. restless and intolerant of delays; anxious and eager, especially to begin something
  10. (impatience) The anger you feel when the computer is being lazy. This makes you write programs that don't just react to your needs, but actually anticipate them. Or at least that pretend to. Hence, the second great virtue of a programmer. See also laziness and hubris.
  11. (Impatience) One of the seven chief features, or stumbling blocks. Its positive pole is audacity; its negative pole is intolerance. It is a fear of missing out. Read more about impatience.
  12. (Impatience) sometimes a sign that a person values their life and is not prepared to waste it on lies and trivialities. /
  13. basımsız, çıdamsız, tözümsüz
  14. unable to tolerate delays