"The chemical undergoes a sudden change"; "The fluid undergoes shear"; "undergo a strange sensation"
To go or move under or beneath.
To experience; to pass through a phase.
The project is undergoing great changes.
To suffer or endure; bear with.
Origin: From undergon, from undergan, equivalent to . Cognate with ondergaan, untergehen, undergå.
to go or move below or under
to be subjected to; to bear up against; to pass through; to endure; to suffer; to sustain; as, to undergo toil and fatigue; to undergo pain, grief, or anxiety; to undergothe operation of amputation; food in the stomach undergoes the process of digestion
to be the bearer of; to possess
to undertake; to engage in; to hazard
to be subject or amenable to; to underlie
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-dėr-gō′, v.t. to go under or be subjected to: to endure or suffer: to pass through: to sustain without sinking: to partake of.—adj. Undergō′ing, suffering.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'undergo' in Verbs Frequency: #636
go under, grounde, guerdon
The numerical value of undergo in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of undergo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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- experimentar, sufrir, soportarSpanish
- subir, apprendre par l’expérienceFrench
- sibiHaitian Creole
- elvisel, megtapasztalHungarian
- soffrire, sottoporsiItalian
- განცდა, გადატანაGeorgian
- gjennomgåNorwegian Nynorsk
- experienciar, sofrer, passar porPortuguese
- проходить, переносить, подвергаться, испытыватьRussian
- undergå, genomgåSwedish
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