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Synonyms for suffer

Synonyms for (verb) suffer

Synonyms: hurt, suffer Definition: feel pain or be in pain

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: have, get, suffer, sustain Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses) Usage: 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

Similar words: receive, experience, get, have Definition: go through (mental or physical states or experiences) Usage: get an idea; experience vertigo; get nauseous; receive injuries; have a feeling

Synonyms: suffer Definition: feel unwell or uncomfortable Usage: She is suffering from the hot weather

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: suffer Definition: get worse Usage: His grades suffered

Similar words: worsen, decline Definition: grow worse Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Synonyms: suffer, lose Definition: be set at a disadvantage Usage: This author really suffers in translation

Similar words: worsen, decline Definition: grow worse Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Synonyms: endure, put up, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach Definition: put up with something or somebody unpleasant Usage: 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

Similar words: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Synonyms: suffer Definition: experience (emotional) pain Usage: Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers

Similar words: feel, experience Definition: undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind Usage: She felt resentful; He felt regret

Synonyms: suffer, endure Definition: undergo or be subjected to Usage: He suffered the penalty; Many saints suffered martyrdom

Similar words: see, go through, experience Definition: go or live through Usage: We had many trials to go through; he saw action in Viet Nam

Synonyms: suffer, meet Definition: undergo or suffer Usage: meet a violent death; suffer a terrible fate

Similar words: see, go through, experience Definition: go or live through Usage: We had many trials to go through; he saw action in Viet Nam

Synonyms: ache, hurt, suffer Definition: feel physical pain Usage: Were you hurting after the accident?

Similar words: comprehend, perceive Definition: to become aware of through the senses Usage: I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon

Synonyms: suffer Definition: be given to Usage: She suffers from a tendency to talk too much

Similar words: tend, be given, run, lean, incline Definition: have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined Usage: She tends to be nervous before her lectures; These dresses run small; He inclined to corpulence