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endure
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Man And Superman
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as in: endured the pain Define
to suffer through (or put up with something difficult or unpleasant)
  • We do this at the risk of our lives and liberties, by the exercise of the virtues of courage, endurance, foresight, and abstinence—especially abstinence.
  • He does not inspire much confidence in his powers of hard work or endurance, and is, on the whole, a disagreeably self-indulgent looking person; but he is clever and plausible, though perceptibly less well bred than the two other men, and enormously less vital than the woman.

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  • I endured insult and injury without complaint.
  • As a soldier, she was prepared to endure hardship and even to sacrifice her life for others.

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  • Even atheists reproach me with infidelity and anarchists with nihilism because I cannot endure their moral tirades.
  • [releasing him] You may well wonder how I can endure your presence.

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  • True; but since you have endured so much you may as well endure to the end.
  • True; but since you have endured so much you may as well endure to the end.

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as in: endured the pain Define
to suffer through (or put up with something difficult or unpleasant)
as in: endure through the ages Define
to continue to exist
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