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endure
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The War of the Worlds
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as in: endured the pain Define
to suffer through (or put up with something difficult or unpleasant)
  • The rudimentary precautions to keep our imprisonment endurable he would not observe.
  • But while that voice sounded the solitude, the desolation, had been endurable; by virtue of it London had still seemed alive, and the sense of life about me had upheld me.

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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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unspecified meaning
  • But, squeamish as I may seem, I cannot bring myself to describe what I could not endure even to continue watching.

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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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