What is the opposite of tolerant?

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Opposite of showing willingness to allow the existence of opinions or behaviour that one does not necessarily agree with
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Opposite of willing to accept or agree to something without objection or resistance
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Opposite of kind or lenient, often to excess
“His parents were strict disciplinarians who often had unrealistic expectations.”
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Opposite of having an easy-going mood or temperament
“Jim has an anxious personality and persistently worries about trivial things.”
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Opposite of having or displaying an appreciation for the feelings of others
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Opposite of having the ability to accept or tolerate delays, problems, or suffering
“The impatient man lost it and started shrieking after getting fed up with the bus that was always late.”
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Opposite of inclined to forgive
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Opposite of having a relaxed, friendly, or unofficial style, manner, or nature
“You will abide by my strict rules to maintain absolute cleanliness and hygiene in my household!”
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Opposite of well-meaning and kindly in nature
“It was a remarkable story of redemption for a man who, throughout his life, had been smug, selfish, greedy, and unkind to his fellow man.”
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Opposite of of, or pertaining to, an amicable, kindly disposition
“You are a bad-tempered, petulant and irritable man lacking in your professional duties to your patients.”
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Opposite of having an easygoing and pleasing manner, especially in social situations
“Ryan is so rude, and would often make disrespectful gesticulations when provoked.”
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Opposite of having or showing a calm attitude towards disappointments or difficulties
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Opposite of willing to accept or agree to something without objection or resistance
“He was resistant at first, but soon became a careful dresser and appreciative of his wife's flair for interior design.”
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Opposite of accepting or allowing what happens or what others do, without active response or resistance
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Opposite of learned in the ways of cultured or civilized society
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Opposite of willing to accept or agree to something without objection or resistance
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Opposite of of having a good-natured or casual personality
“Any friendly aspect or unfriendly connection between these two is then said to reflect upon the relationship of the lovers.”
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Opposite of marked by moderate behavior not given to excesses
“He unleashed on them a torrent of abuse that was unrestrained and unwarranted.”
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Opposite of generous and tireless with one's contributions of time, money, etc.
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