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Hlupheka - Suffer

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Hlupheka is a Xitsonga word meaning "Suffer" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below or sending a suggestion

Definition of suffer
- Suffer v
- Undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom" [syn: {endure}] [ant: {enjoy}]
- 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" [syn: {sustain}, {have}, {get}]
- Endure (emotional pain); "Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers"
- 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" [syn: {digest}, {endure}, {stick out}, {stomach}, {bear}, {stand}, {tolerate}, {support}, {brook}, {abide}, {put up}]
- Get worse; "His grades suffered"
- Feel pain or be in pain [syn: {hurt}] [ant: {be well}]
- Feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?" [syn: {hurt}, {ache}]
- Undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate" [syn: {meet}]
- Feel unwell or uncomfortable; "She is suffering from the hot weather"
- Be given to; "She suffers from a tendency to talk too much"
- Be set at a disadvantage; "This author really suffers in translation" [syn: {lose}]
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