patience vs patients : Common Errors in English

About patience vs patients

Doctors have patients, but while you’re waiting to see them you have to have patience.

patience Meaning(s)

  • (n) good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
  • (n) a card game played by one person

patience in News

  1. Turkey's Erdogan says patience run out with protesters

    By Nick Tattersall and Jonathon Burch ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday his patience had run out after almost two weeks of anti-government protests and gave a final warning to those occupying a central Istanbul park to leave. In a speech at a meeting of his Justice and Development (AK) Party, Erdogan struck back at criticism from the European ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Turkish PM Erdogan says patience run out with park protesters

    ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan issued a final warning to protesters occupying a park in central Istanbul on Thursday, saying patience had run out and calling on them to leave. "Our patience is at an end. I am making my warning for the last time. I say to the mothers and fathers please take your children in hand and bring them out... We cannot wait any more because Gezi ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Patience the key to claiming U.S. Open at Merion

    It won't be length, accuracy or even a hot putter that determines the winner of the 113th U.S. Open. In Ardmore, Pa., patience is key.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Golf Channel

patients in News

  1. Mayo Clinic patients can now access personal health info online

    Patients can now set up a free, online account.  It's a way to check things like lab results, current medication lists, and upcoming appointments.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: WQOW Eau Claire

  2. Patients Honor Dr. Bulbul Bahuguna for Compassion

    HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Bulbul Bahuguna was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification.(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130612/DC30853 )Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals, UCompareHealthCare, and ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  3. Patients Honor Dr. Chad Perlyn for Compassion

    MIAMI, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Chad Perlyn was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification.(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130611/DC30151)Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals, UCompareHealthCare, and Patients' Choice to ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

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