"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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They continue to undergo tests.
You undergo many surgeries and your face won't come back as it was, but you're still alive.
But that won’t hold forever, it has to have a biologic process and undergo a strengthening period.
You cannot acquire experience by making experiments. You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
Uber ensures that all rides are covered by insurance, and all drivers on the platform undergo an extensive background check.
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Translations for undergo
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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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