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endure
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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1  —1 use as in:
endured the pain
Definition
to suffer through (or put up with something difficult or unpleasant)
  • Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
    p. 113.4
endure = suffer through (or put up with something difficult or unpleasant)
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  • No one had helped me endure the sickly gray months.
    p. 288.4
  • So all was endured in a spirit of shared understanding.
    p. 169.7
  • How could one or two or even a mouthful of angry tooth roots meet a wagonload of powhitetrash children, endure their idiotic snobbery and not feel less important?
    p. 187.5
  • One girl, whose name and face have melted into the years, gave me "an all-enduring friendship ring," and Juan gave me a black lace handkerchief just in case I wanted to go to church sometime.
    p. 254.9
  • Thanks to Mr. Freeman nine years before, I had had no pain of entry to endure, and because of the absence of romantic involvement neither of us felt much had happened.
    p. 282.7

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