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One specific kind of emergency is at the heart of this, such as when an airplane suffers a loss of stability at night.

Not long after that, during a barnstorming tour of the country, he suffers the fate of all martyrs.

Well into the post-2008 recovery, the country suffers from rates of labor participation at a 36 year low.

Like Miller, Wolf suffers from the radical self-delusion that mistakes bonkers political views for uncommonly brave opinion.

A woman, sixty-eight, suffers a heart attack and goes into prolonged cardiac arrest.

This realism descends to the merest details, and the poetic quality of the work suffers considerably in many passages.

The Prince leaves the boat to help them find the place, and the little maid suffers intensely the pangs of jealousy.

It suffers from impaired vitality, and uncertain aim; two deadly sicknesses.

An animal, a mite, which suffers, furnishes invincible arguments against Divine Providence and its infinite benefactions.

And don't you be so hard with me that have loved you, and who suffers for the lad that often and often lay upon my breast.


On this page you'll find 129 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to suffers, such as: go through, get, experience, hurt, endure, and undergo.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.