suffering

  • 21 suffering — noun the suffering of these refugees defied description Syn: hardship, distress, misery, wretchedness, adversity, tribulation; pain, agony, anguish, trauma, torment, torture, hurt, affliction, sadness, unhappiness, sorrow, grief …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 22 suffering — n 1. discomfort, distress, misery, Obs. pathos, anguish, Archaic. misease; torment, torture, agony, affliction; ache, hurt, pang, pain; twinge, nip, pinch, smart; soreness, throbbing, shooting, cramp, stitch; seizure, spasm, throe, paroxysm,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 23 suffering — noun Date: 14th century 1. the state or experience of one that suffers 2. pain Synonyms: see distress …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 24 suffering — sufferingly, adv. /suf euhr ing, suf ring/, n. 1. the state of a person or thing that suffers. 2. Often, sufferings. something suffered by a person or a group of people; pain: the sufferings of the slaves. [1300 50; ME; see SUFFER, ING1] Syn. 1.… …

    Universalium

  • 25 suffering — 1. adjective Experiencing pain. Syn: in, pain 2. noun The condition of someone who suffers; a state of pain or distress …

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  • 26 suffering — Synonyms and related words: Schmerz, ache, aches and pains, aching, admissive, adversity, afflicted, affliction, agonized, agony, allowing, blow, consenting, convulsed, cramp, crucified, cut, discomfort, distress, distressed, dolor, grief,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 27 suffering — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. distress, misery, affliction; see difficulty 1 , 2 , pain 2 , distress . See Synonym Study at distress . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. pain, misery, agony, torture, torment, ache, distress, grief, depression, heartache,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 28 suffering — suf·fer·ing || sÊŒfÉ™rɪŋ n. state in which one endures some difficulty or misfortune, distress, hardship, pain, agony suf·fer || sÊŒfÉ™(r) v. feel pain, experience loss or harm, endure misfortune; be punished; tolerate, endure; stand, bear;… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 29 suffering — þrowung …

    English to the Old English

  • 30 suffering — n. 1. Endurance, sufferance. 2. Pain, inconvenience, distress, misery, sufferance, passion. 3. Poverty, want …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 31 suffering — noun Syn: hardship, distress, misery, adversity, pain, agony, anguish, trauma, torment, torture, hurt, affliction Ant: pleasure, joy …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 32 suffering —  Страдание …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 33 suffering — [ˈsʌfərɪŋ] noun [C/U] mental or physical pain or problems …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 34 suffering — suf•fer•ing [[t]ˈsʌf ər ɪŋ, ˈsʌf rɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) the state of one that suffers 2) pain • Etymology: 1300–50 suf′fer•ing•ly, adv …

    From formal English to slang

  • 35 suffering — /ˈsʌfərɪŋ / (say sufuhring), /ˈsʌfrɪŋ / (say sufring) noun 1. the act of someone who suffers. 2. a particular instance of this …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 36 suffering privation — index poor (underprivileged) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 37 Suffering Man's Charity — Infobox Film name = Suffering Man s Charity image size = caption = director = Alan Cumming producer = writer = Thomas Gallagher narrator = starring = Alan Cumming David Boreanaz Brandon Stacy music = Michael Penn cinematography = Alex Vendler… …

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  • 38 SUFFERING, THE PROBLEM OF —    the EXISTENCE of pain and suffering in the world whether it is individual misfortune or part of the NATURAL order such as storms and earthquakes and raises the question whether the UNIVERSE is essentially hostile to human life. This is often… …

    Concise dictionary of Religion

  • 39 suffering a recovery — In old English law, a recovery was effected by the party wishing to convey the land suffering a fictitious action to be brought against him by the party to whom the land was to be conveyed (the demandant), and allowing the demandant to recover a… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 40 Suffering Servant —  Страдающий раб …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов


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