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  Definition of suffer
  1. feel pain or be in pain
  2. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "She suffered a fracture in the accident"; "He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"; "She got a bruise on her leg"; "He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
  3. feel unwell or uncomfortable; "She is suffering from the hot weather"
  4. get worse; "His grades suffered"
  5. be set at a disadvantage; "This author really suffers in translation"
  6. put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
  7. endure (emotional pain); "Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers"
  8. undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
  9. undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate"
  10. feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
  11. be given to; "She suffers from a tendency to talk too much"
Similar Words: hurt, sustain, have, get, lose, digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, put up, meet, ache

 

Hyponyms: have, gag, choke, strangle, suffocate, ail, starve, hunger, famish, break down, collapse, crack up, crack, crock up, break up, freeze, swelter, accept, live with, swallow, stand for, hold still for, bear up, take lying down, take a joke, take, undergo, submit, sit out, pay, agonize, agonise, anguish, lose, grieve, sorrow, tolerate, die, catch, get, twinge, prick, sting, kill

 

Grouped Verbs: have, lose, digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, put up

 

Derivational Morphology: injury, hurt, harm, trauma, pain, hurting, sick person, diseased person, sufferer, agony, suffering, excruciation, sufferance, toleration, acceptance, abidance, tolerance, endurance, martyr, woe, distress, ache, aching

 

Anagrams: surfer, refuse

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 受苦   Danish: lide  
Dutch: lijden   Esperanto: suferi  
Finnish: kärsiä   French: subir  
German: leiden   Hungarian: szenvedni  
Italian: soffrire   Japanese: 被る  
Korean: 괴로와하다   Polish: doświadczać  
Portuguese: sofrer   Romanian: suferi  
Russian: страдать   Slovene: trpeti  
Spanish: sufrir   Swedish: lida  
 
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