EpicentRx Word of the Meek (WOM): Longanimity

Jul 8, 2024

“Be patient with this definition of longanimity.”


Definition (noun): patient forbearance under stress or adversity. “Your longanimity in the middle of rush hour even when you are late for work is impressive”.

Pronunciation: lawng-guh-nim-i-tee


Definition (adjective): even tempered and slow to anger or express resentment. “Even in the face of extreme suffering, the patient was longanimous and magnanimous”.

Pronunciation: lawn-gan-uh-muhss

About the Word:
From Latin longanimitas meaning “long-suffering or patient.”