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endure
used in Of Human Bondage

28 uses
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1  —6 uses as in:
endured the pain
Definition
to suffer through (or put up with something difficult or unpleasant)
  • he was getting to the end of his endurance, and when he thought of going back to work in the morning he shuddered with horror.
    109-110 — Chapters 109-110 (90% in)
endurance = ability to suffer through
  • The pain was unendurable.
    11-12 — Chapters 11-12 (50% in)
  • Once or twice, driven beyond endurance, he hit and kicked the bigger boy, but Singer was so much stronger that Philip was helpless, and he was always forced after more or less torture to beg his pardon.
    11-12 — Chapters 11-12 (95% in)
  • It encour aged him to think that, if things became unendurable, he had at all events a way out.
    105-106 — Chapters 105-106 (27% in)
  • There were two of them, and one was a medicine which the Vicar explained he was to use only if his neuritis grew unendurable.
    107-108 — Chapters 107-108 (58% in)
  • There were two bottles: one contained a drug which he took regularly, and the other an opiate if the pain grew unendurable.
    109-110 — Chapters 109-110 (88% in)

There are no more uses of "endure" flagged with this meaning in Of Human Bondage.

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?  —22 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • He wanted to get away from the sordid rooms in which he had endured so much suffering.
    77-78 — Chapters 77-78 (71% in)
  • He hated school, which he looked upon as an indignity to be endured till he was old enough to go out into the world.
    19-20 — Chapters 19-20 (34% in)
  • He had wanted to revenge himself for the pain and the humiliation he had endured.
    19-20 — Chapters 19-20 (45% in)
  • He passed his fingers through his fair, waving hair and told them that he would not for five hundred pounds endure again those agonies of mind.
    27-28 — Chapters 27-28 (24% in)
  • Philip thought with anguish of what she must have endured.
    49-50 — Chapters 49-50 (3% in)
  • ? now she was dead than it had ever been during her life; and he often dreamed of her at night, waking with a cry of terror. it was horrible to think of all the suffering she must have endured.
    51-52 — Chapters 51-52 (6% in)
  • He remembered the bitterness of his life at school, the humiliation which he had endured, the banter which had made him morbidly afraid of making himself ridiculous; and he remembered the loneliness he had felt since, faced with the world, the disillusion and the disappointment caused by the difference between what it promised to his active imagination and what it gave.
    53-54 — Chapters 53-54 (7% in)
  • He wondered how he was going to endure that ceaseless aching of his soul.
    57-58 — Chapters 57-58 (45% in)
  • She seemed to be constantly humiliating him, and for each snub that he endured he owed her a grudge.
    57-58 — Chapters 57-58 (63% in)
  • He wondered whether Emily Wilkinson and Fanny Price had endured on his account anything like the torment that he suffered now.
    59-60 — Chapters 59-60 (21% in)
  • But later on, when he had endured the ordeal to which he forced himself, going out into the night after the noisy conversation in the smoking-room, he was seized with a feeling of utter loneliness.
    59-60 — Chapters 59-60 (48% in)
  • ...that it was madness to give himself into her hands; his only chance was to treat her casually and never allow her to see the untamed passions that seethed in his breast; she would only take advantage of his weakness; but he could not be prudent now: he told her all the agony he had endured during the separation from her; he told her of his struggles with himself, how he had tried to get over his passion, thought he had succeeded, and how he found out that it was as strong as ever.
    59-60 — Chapters 59-60 (89% in)
  • "By George, if I marry her I'll make her pay for all the suffering I've endured,' he said to himself.
    61-62 — Chapters 61-62 (83% in)
  • For all the misery he had endured there was a compensation in that sense of rushing, overwhelming existence.
    67-68 — Chapters 67-68 (50% in)
  • He did not know how he could have endured it.
    69-70 — Chapters 69-70 (6% in)
  • He set his teeth and read on; he tried desperately to concentrate his attention; the sentences etched themselves in his brain by the force of his effort, but they were distorted by the agony he was enduring.
    77-78 — Chapters 77-78 (5% in)
  • The pain he was suffering was horrible, he would sooner be dead than endure it; and the thought came to him that it would be better to finish with the whole thing: he might throw himself in the river or put his neck on a railway line; but he had no sooner set the thought into words than he rebelled against it.
    77-78 — Chapters 77-78 (67% in)
  • He kept on saying to himself that it would be absurd to commit suicide, since something must happen soon; he could not get over the impression that his situation was too preposterous to be taken quite seriously; it was like an illness which must be endured but from which he was bound to recover.
    99-100 — Chapters 99-100 (92% in)
  • He saw the pain come into Lawson's eyes, he could not help it, he was sorry, but he had to think of himself; he could not bear the thought of discussing his situation, he could endure it only by determining resolutely not to think about it.
    105-106 — Chapters 105-106 (52% in)
  • Moreover, he took irresistible dislikes to the places where he had been miserable: he remembered the humiliation he had endured when he had waited in that studio, ravenous with hunger, for Lawson to offer him a meal, and the last occasion when he had taken the five shillings off him.
    105-106 — Chapters 105-106 (53% in)
  • It seemed to Philip that the people who spent their time in helping the poorer classes erred because they sought to remedy things which would harass them if themselves had to endure them without thinking that they did not in the least disturb those who were used to them.
    113-114 — Chapters 113-114 (30% in)
  • He could not persuade himself that she was a woman; because he had known her as a flapper, he could not help looking upon her as a child still; yet the number of her admirers showed that she was a child no longer; and though they had only been down a few days one of Sally's cousins was already so attentive that she had to endure a lot of chaffing.
    119-120 — Chapters 119-120 (5% in)

There are no more uses of "endure" in Of Human Bondage.

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