Thesaurus > Related Words: suffer

  Words related to suffer

Related / Similar Words: hurt, sustain, have, get, lose, digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, put up, meet, ache

 

Definition:
  • feel pain or be in pain;
  • 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";
  • feel unwell or uncomfortable; "She is suffering from the hot weather";
  • get worse; "His grades suffered";
  • be set at a disadvantage; "This author really suffers in translation";
  • 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";
  • endure (emotional pain); "Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers";
  • undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom";
  • undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate";
  • feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?";
  • be given to; "She suffers from a tendency to talk too much";

  •  
    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  
     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z