- (a.) Prompted by or exhibiting, impatience; as, impatient speeches or replies.
- (a.) Not patient; not bearing with composure; intolerant; uneasy; fretful; restless, because of pain, delay or opposition; eager for change or for something expected; hasty; passionate; -- often followed by at, for, of, and under.
- (a.) Not to be borne; unendurable.
- (n.) One who is impatient.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
|APA||Webster's. (2011). impatient. Retrieved February 22, 2019, from http://smartdefine.org/impatient/definitions/2019430|
|Chicago||Webster's. 2011. "impatient" http://smartdefine.org/impatient/definitions/2019430 (accessed February 22, 2019).|
|Harvard||Webster's 2011, impatient, Smart Define, viewed 22 February, 2019, <http://smartdefine.org/impatient/definitions/2019430>.|
|MLA||Webster's. "impatient" 27 May 2011. Web. 22 February 2019. <http://smartdefine.org/impatient/definitions/2019430>|