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endure

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Verb endure has 7 senses
  1. digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up - 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"
    --1 is one way to permit, allow, let, countenance
    Derived form: noun endurance1
    Sample sentence:
    Sam cannot endure Sue
  2. weather, endure, brave, brave out - face or endure with courage; "She braved the elements"
    --2 is one way to defy, withstand, hold, hold up
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. survive, last, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out - continue to live; endure or last; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The racecar driver lived through several very serious accidents"
    Derived form: noun endurance2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
  4. suffer, endure - undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
    --4 is one way to experience, undergo, see, go through
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. wear, hold out, endure - last and be usable; "This dress wore well for almost ten years"
    --5 is one way to last, endure
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s Adjective/Noun
    Something ----s something
  6. last, endure - persist or be long; in time; "The bad weather lasted for three days"
    --6 is one way to measure
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  7. prevail, persist, die hard, run, endure - continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
    --7 is one way to continue
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
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