One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Become unable to keep one's temper.‘even Laurence finally lost patience with him’
- ‘Or have you simply lost your patience and want to move to a liquid-crystal display monitor right away?’
- ‘Unfortunately, it seems the courts are losing their patience.’
- ‘The meeting was delayed for about 30 minutes, until some alumni lost their patience.’
- ‘We were attacked many times, but never lost our patience or belief in the peace process.’
- ‘I really am losing my patience with the whole thing.’
- ‘I was imperturbable at work, never losing my patience or raising my voice.’
- ‘Just keep a cool head and don't lose your patience or your temper.’
- ‘Okay, so you lost your patience, had him and lost him.’
- ‘Gareth was slowly losing his patience and temper as he tried to get them to block each other's blows.’
- ‘Rhea was close to losing her patience and her temper.’
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