Definition of suffer. Meaning of suffer. Synonyms of suffer
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Definition of suffer
Suffer Suf"fer, v. i.
1. To feel or undergo pain of body or mind; to bear what is
inconvenient; as, we suffer from pain, sickness, or
sorrow; we suffer with anxiety.
O well for him whose will is strong! He suffers, but
he will not suffer long. --Tennyson.
2. To undergo punishment; specifically, to undergo the
penalty of death.
The father was first condemned to suffer upon a day
appointed, and the son afterwards the day following.
3. To be injured; to sustain loss or damage.
Public business suffers by private infirmities.
SufferSuffer Suf"fer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Suffered; p. pr. & vb.
n. Suffering.] [OE. suffren, soffren, OF. sufrir, sofrir,
F. souffrir, (assumed) LL. sofferire, for L. sufferre; sub
under + ferre to bear, akin to E. bear. See Bear to
1. To feel, or endure, with pain, annoyance, etc.; to submit
to with distress or grief; to undergo; as, to suffer pain
of body, or grief of mind.
2. To endure or undergo without sinking; to support; to
sustain; to bear up under.
Our spirit and strength entire, Strongly to suffer
and support our pains. --Milton.
3. To undergo; to be affected by; to sustain; to experience;
as, most substances suffer a change when long exposed to
air and moisture; to suffer loss or damage.
If your more ponderous and settled project May
suffer alteration. --Shak.
4. To allow; to permit; not to forbid or hinder; to tolerate.
Thou shalt in any wise rebuke thy neighbour, and not
suffer sin upon him. --Lev. xix.
I suffer them to enter and possess. --Milton.
Syn: To permit; bear; endure; support; sustain; allow; admit;
tolerate. See Permit.
Meaning of suffer from wikipedia
- to suffer
is to undergo suffering
may also refer
(album), by bad religion
' 'suffer', a song by the smashing pumpkins
or pain in the broadest sense
pain , pain , the suffering
image:dramaten mask 2008a.jpg , center tragic
mask on the
is the third album
punk rock band bad religion
on the california
n independent record label epitaph
d'arcy wretzky later commenting
that she did not know how the band survived
it, and corgan explaining
a nervous breakdown
- 'suffer well' is the third single
from the album playing
mode , and their
overall. it was
- suffer fools gladly
is a well-known phrase
use, first coined
paul in his second letter
to the people
time is an album
by country music
west , released
in 1966. this album
west 's most successful album
- 'you suffer' is a song by the british grindcore
band napalm death
, from their debut
album, scum . the song has earned
- thou shalt suffer
is a band that was part of the early norwegian black metal scene
. it formed
in 1991 at akkerhaugen, norway, under
- suffer, survive
is the second
and final album
from canadian hardcore
band no warning released
. the album