1. patient enduring trying circumstances with even temper
  2. patience good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
  3. pedantic marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning
  4. patiently with patience; in a patient manner
  5. prudent marked by sound judgment
  6. patent a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention
  7. portentous of momentous or ominous significance
  8. patently unmistakably
  9. patented (of devices and processes) protected by patent
  10. patient of showing the capacity for endurance
  11. potent having or wielding force or authority
  12. patentee the inventor to whom a patent is issued
  13. salient conspicuous, prominent, or important
  14. patency the property of being easy to see and understand
  15. patinate coat with a patina
  16. potently in a manner having a powerful influence
  17. pants underpants worn by women
  18. pathetic deserving or inciting pity
  19. patinize coat with a patina
  20. patinise coat with a patina