patience vs. patients – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
Spelling Book

Confusing Words

VS.

Patience

Definition:

good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence

Examples:

A teacher must have a lot of patience with the pupils.

VS.

Patients

Definition:

A person who requires medical care

Examples:

the number of emergency patients has grown rapidly

Back to Confusing words index