digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up(verb)
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"
weather, endure, brave, brave out(verb)
face and withstand with courage
"She braved the elements"
survive, last, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out(verb)
continue to live through hardship or adversity
"We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents"; "how long can a person last without food and water?"
undergo or be subjected to
"He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
wear, hold out, endure(verb)
last and be usable
"This dress wore well for almost ten years"
persist for a specified period of time
"The bad weather lasted for three days"
prevail, persist, die hard, run, endure(verb)
continue to exist
"These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
To continue or carry on, despite obstacles or hardships.
Keith Richards' popularity endured for decades.
To tolerate or put up with something unpleasant.
Our love will endure forever.
To suffer patiently.
He endured years of pain.
Origin: from endurer, from induro.
to continue in the same state without perishing; to last; to remain
to remain firm, as under trial or suffering; to suffer patiently or without yielding; to bear up under adversity; to hold out
to remain firm under; to sustain; to undergo; to support without breaking or yielding; as, metals endure a certain degree of heat without melting; to endure wind and weather
to bear with patience; to suffer without opposition or without sinking under the pressure or affliction; to bear up under; to put up with; to tolerate
to harden; to toughen; to make hardy
Origin: [F. endurer; pref. en- (L. in) + durer to last. See Dure, v. i., and cf. Indurate.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
en-dūr′, v.t. to remain firm under: to bear without sinking: to tolerate.—v.i. to remain firm: to last.—adj. Endur′able, that can be endured or borne.—n. Endur′ableness.—adv. Endur′ably.—ns. Endur′ance, state of enduring or bearing: continuance: a suffering patiently without sinking: patience; Endur′er.—adv. Endur′ingly. [O. Fr. endurer—L. indurāre—in, in, durus, hard.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'endure' in Verbs Frequency: #1051
The numerical value of endure in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of endure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We are all strong enough to endure the misfortunes of others.
To see him sitting and waiting for customers while everything around him was falling apart was a surreal scene, but it gave people strength to endure the horror of the war.
I tell them it was here in Patagonia - with the wind, the cold and the snow - that I learned that I can endure anything, to live in southern Argentina you have to be tough.
Some are amazed at how I can endure all I have to endure, i tell them it was here in Patagonia - with the wind, the cold and the snow - that I learned that I can endure anything.
Alcohol is a very necessary article... It makes life bearable to millions of people who could not endure their existence if they were quite sober. It enables Parliament to do things at eleven at night that no sane person would do at eleven in the morning.
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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- трая, понасям, продължавам, издържамBulgarian
- vytrvat, snášetCzech
- ertragen, aushalten, dulden, von Bestand seinGerman
- ανέχομαι, εγκαρτερώ, υπομένω, αντέχω, τραβάω, υπομείνειGreek
- condescender, tolerar, consentir, aguantar, durar, perdurarSpanish
- تحمل کردنPersian
- seasScottish Gaelic
- elvisel, kitart, kibírHungarian
- sopportare, resistere, durare, restare, tollerare, perdurareItalian
- voortduren, verdragenDutch
- suportar, sofrer, aguentar, durarPortuguese
- trainici, îndura, răbda, trainic, trainicăRomanian
- выносить, выдерживать, вытерпеть, вынести, терпеть, выдержатьRussian
- నిలుచు, ఓర్చు, భరించు, నిలబడుTelugu
- جھيلنا, قائم رہنا, برداشت کرنا, بھگتناUrdu
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