zero tolerance (2)
This page is about the collocation zero tolerance (2)
collocation pattern: adjective + noun
absolutely no tolerance for something
- Our school has a zero tolerance approach to bullying.
- Jane's got zero tolerance for smokers, and she thinks cigarettes should be banned altogether.
This use of "zero tolerance" has only recently appeared, mostly in North American English.
Harry has zero tolerance for junk food companies. He thinks they should be
Contributor: Matt Errey