suffering

  • 101 long-suffering — adjective her long suffering parents Syn: patient, forbearing, tolerant, uncomplaining, stoic, stoical, resigned; easygoing, indulgent, charitable, accommodating, forgiving, understanding Ant: impatient, complaining …

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  • 102 long-suffering — *patience, resignation, forbearance Analogous words: submissiveness, subduedness (see corresponding adjectives at TAME): meekness, humbleness or humility, lowliness (see corresponding adjectives at HUMBLE): *fortitude, grit: endurance, toleration …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 103 long-suffering — adj 1. longanimous, forbearing, suffering, patient, patient as Job; uncomplaining, stoical; lenient, indulgent, permissive, tolerant, condoning; magnanimous, forgiving, charitable, exorable, placable. n 2. longanimity, forbearance, sufferance,… …

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  • 104 long-suffering — UK / US adjective patient, despite having problems or being badly treated over a long period of time his long suffering wife …

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  • 105 pain and suffering — Term used to describe not only physical discomfort and distress but also mental and emotional trauma which are recoverable as elements of damage in torts. Recovery for pain and suffering is restricted by statute in certain states. See cap …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 106 long-suffering — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ bearing problems or provocation with patience …

    English terms dictionary

  • 107 long-suffering — [lôŋ′suf′ər iŋ] adj. bearing injuries, insults, trouble, etc. patiently for a long time n. long and patient endurance of injuries, insults, trouble, etc.: also Archaic long sufferance long sufferingly adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 108 long-suffering — I noun patient endurance of pain or unhappiness • Syn: ↑long sufferance • Hypernyms: ↑endurance II adjective patiently bearing continual wrongs or trouble an enduring disposition …

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  • 109 The Justice of Suffering — This doom metal song from the Finnish Death Metal band, Swallow the Sun features the vocals of Jonas Renkse of Katatonia during the chorus …

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  • 110 church suffering — Rom. Cath. Ch. the souls in purgatory. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 111 pain and suffering — noun A species of damages that one may recover for physical or mental pain that results from a wrong done …

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  • 112 long suffering — Synonyms and related words: Spartan, acceptance, accepting, armed with patience, benevolence, benevolent, charitable, charitableness, charity, conciliatory, condonation, disciplined, disregard, easiness, endurance, endurant, enduring, forbearance …

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  • 113 long-suffering — The quality of being ‘slow to anger’ (Joel 2:13) of God; in human beings it is commended as ‘patience’ (NRSV, REB, NJB, Gal. 5:22) towards others …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 114 long-suffering — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. forbearing, stoic, submissive, patient. See liberality, forgiveness. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. tolerant, uncomplaining, forgiving, easygoing, clement, forbearing, resigned, lax, lenient,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 115 symbol of suffering — the Christian cross …

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  • 116 bodily suffering — physical pain …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 117 ended his suffering — alleviated his pain, put an end to his torment, put him out of his misery …

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  • 118 great suffering — extreme pain or hardship …

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  • 119 had his share of suffering — he endured a great deal throughout his life …

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  • 120 long-suffering — adj. bearing hardships with patience …

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