long sufferings

[ lawng-suhf-er-ing, -suhf-ring, long- ]SEE DEFINITION OF long sufferings
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LONG SUFFERINGS

Why then do you defer telling me the cause of your long sufferings.

Short pleasures and long sufferings are all the world can give.

In a single instant, your senseless yielding would render my long sufferings of no avail.

He was, however, compelled to take an oath that he would not revenge himself for his long sufferings.

All her long sufferings were forgotten; this supreme calamity of death outweighed them all.

Latude concealed his grievous faults, to paint his long sufferings in strokes of fire.