suffer

suffer

suffers

suffered

suffered

suffering

Verb
be subjected to
  • "He suffered the penalty"

Synonymer

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"

Synonymer

endure emotional pain
get worse
  • "His grades suffered"
feel pain or be in pain

Synonymer

feel unwell or under the weather, look green about the gills
undergo or suffer
  • "suffer a terrible fate"
be very uncomfortable
  • "We really suffered during the long speeches"