Word of the Day
inadvertent inadvertent
/ˌɪ nəd ˈvɜr tənt /

S

  • suffer suffer  /ˈsə fər/ ?  undergo or be subjected to

    suffer meaning(s) 

    1. (v) undergo or be subjected to
    2. (v) undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)
    3. (v) experience (emotional) pain
    4. (v) put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    5. (v) get worse
    6. (v) feel pain or be in pain
    7. (v) feel physical pain
    8. (v) feel unwell or uncomfortable
    9. (v) be given to
    10. (v) undergo or suffer
    11. (v) be set at a disadvantage

    Synonym(s)

    gethave

    Antonym(s)

    suffer usage(s)

    1. More than 65 million Americans suffer from high blood pressure, and that number is sure to rise.
    2. While men may suffer more heart attacks than women, women are far more likely to suffer from anxiety, just as they're more likely to suffer from depression.
  • sufferable sufferable  /ˈsə fə rə bl/ ?  capable of being borne though unpleasant
  • sufferance sufferance  /ˈsə fə rəns/ ?  patient endurance especially of pain or distress
  • sufferer sufferer  /ˈsəfərER0/ ?  a person suffering from an illness
  • suffering suffering  /ˈsə fə rɪŋ/ ?  a state of acute pain
  • suffice suffice  /sə ˈfaɪs/ ?  be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity
  • sufficiency sufficiency  /sə ˈfɪ ʃən si/ ?  sufficient resources to provide comfort and meet obligations
  • sufficient sufficient  /sə ˈfɪ ʃənt/ ?  of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without…
  • sufficiently sufficiently  /sə ˈfɪ ʃənt li/ ?  to a sufficient degree
  • suffix suffix  /ˈsə fɪks/ ?  an affix that is added at the end of the word
  • suffix notation suffix notation  a parenthesis-free notation for forming mathematical expressions in…
  • suffixation suffixation  formation of a word by means of a suffix
  • suffocate suffocate  /ˈsə fə ˌkeɪt/ ?  struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake
  • suffocating suffocating  /ˈsə fə ˌkeɪ tɪŋ/ ?  causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of…
  • suffocation suffocation  /ˌsə fə ˈkeɪ ʃən/ ?  killing by depriving of oxygen
  • suffocative suffocative  causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and…
  • suffragan suffragan  /ˈsə frə ɡən/ ?  an assistant or subordinate bishop of a diocese
  • suffragan bishop suffragan bishop  an assistant or subordinate bishop of a diocese
  • suffrage suffrage  /ˈsəf rɪdʒ/ ?  a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution;…
  • suffragette suffragette  /ˌsəf rə ˈdʒɛt/ ?  a woman advocate of women's right to vote (especially a militant…
  • suffragism suffragism  the belief that the right to vote should be extended (as to women)
  • suffragist suffragist  /ˈsəf rə dʒɪst/ ?  an advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to…
  • suffrutescent suffrutescent  of a plant; having a woody base that does not die down each year
  • suffrutex suffrutex  low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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