Definitions for "Forbear"
To refrain from proceeding; to pause; to delay.
not do something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping"
Keywords:  forefather, ancestor, plural
An ancestor; a forefather; -- usually in the plural.
To keep away from; to avoid; to abstain from; to give up; as, to forbear the use of a word of doubtful propriety.
To treat with consideration or indulgence.
Keywords:  provoked, self, control, one
To control one's self when provoked.
Keywords:  cease, bearing
To cease from bearing.
Keywords:  refuse, decline, heed
To refuse; to decline; to give no heed.
Keywords:  descended, whom, person, you
a person from whom you are descended