Meaning of TOLERANCE in English

tol ‧ e ‧ rance /ˈtɒlərəns $ ˈtɑː-/ BrE AmE noun

1 . [uncountable] willingness to allow people to do, say, or believe what they want without criticizing or punishing them OPP intolerance ⇨ tolerate

tolerance of/towards/for

tolerance towards religious minorities

2 . [uncountable and countable] the degree to which someone can suffer pain, difficulty etc without being harmed or damaged ⇨ tolerate

tolerance to

Many old people have a very limited tolerance to cold.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.