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Meaning & Definition of Endure in English

English

Endure

/ɛndjʊr/

verb

1. Put up with something or somebody unpleasant

  • "I cannot bear his constant criticism"
  • "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"
  • "He learned to tolerate the heat"
  • "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
    synonym:
  • digest
  • ,
  • endure
  • ,
  • stick out
  • ,
  • stomach
  • ,
  • bear
  • ,
  • stand
  • ,
  • tolerate
  • ,
  • support
  • ,
  • brook
  • ,
  • abide
  • ,
  • suffer
  • ,
  • put up

2. Face and withstand with courage

  • "She braved the elements"
    synonym:
  • weather
  • ,
  • endure
  • ,
  • brave
  • ,
  • brave out

3. Continue to live through hardship or adversity

  • "We went without water and food for 3 days"
  • "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of america"
  • "The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents"
  • "How long can a person last without food and water?"
    synonym:
  • survive
  • ,
  • last
  • ,
  • live
  • ,
  • live on
  • ,
  • go
  • ,
  • endure
  • ,
  • hold up
  • ,
  • hold out

4. Undergo or be subjected to

  • "He suffered the penalty"
  • "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
    synonym:
  • suffer
  • ,
  • endure

5. Last and be usable

  • "This dress wore well for almost ten years"
    synonym:
  • wear
  • ,
  • hold out
  • ,
  • endure

6. Persist for a specified period of time

  • "The bad weather lasted for three days"
    synonym:
  • last
  • ,
  • endure

7. Continue to exist

  • "These stories die hard"
  • "The legend of elvis endures"
    synonym:
  • prevail
  • ,
  • persist
  • ,
  • die hard
  • ,
  • run
  • ,
  • endure

Examples of using

How can you endure such cold?
I just can't endure it any more.
Can she endure a long trip?