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1. suffering

noun. ['ˈsʌfɝɪŋ, ˈsʌfrɪŋ'] a state of acute pain.

Synonyms

  • hurting
  • Passion of Christ
  • agony
  • throe
  • Passion
  • pain

Antonyms

  • unhappiness
  • contented
  • euphoric
  • glad

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Words that Rhyme with Suffering

  • acquiring
  • adhering
  • admiring
  • adoring
  • airing
  • alluring
  • appearing
  • aspiring
  • assuring
  • auctioneering
  • barring
  • careering
  • caring
  • chairing
  • charring
  • cheering
  • childbearing
  • comparing
  • conspiring
  • covering

Example sentences of the word suffering


1. Noun, singular or mass
Accreditation demonstrates you're not just out to exploit addicts and make a buck off their suffering.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Sometimes a person suffering from a staph infection will exhibit a moderate fever.

Quotes containing the word suffering


1. The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
- Bob Marley

2. The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.
- John Green, Looking for Alaska

3. Chance has never yet satisfied the hope of a suffering people.
- Marcus Garvey

2. long-suffering

noun. patient endurance of pain or unhappiness.

Synonyms

  • long-sufferance

Antonyms

  • intolerant
  • impermanent

3. long-suffering

adjective. patiently bearing continual wrongs or trouble.

Synonyms

  • enduring

Antonyms

  • inpatient
  • outpatient

4. suffering

noun. ['ˈsʌfɝɪŋ, ˈsʌfrɪŋ'] misery resulting from affliction.

Synonyms

  • wretchedness
  • miserableness
  • misery

Antonyms

  • joyous
  • cheerful
  • elated
  • joyful

5. suffering

noun. ['ˈsʌfɝɪŋ, ˈsʌfrɪŋ'] psychological suffering.

Synonyms

  • painfulness
  • anguish
  • wound
  • torment
  • torture
  • distress
  • self-torture
  • tsoris
  • pain
  • hurt

Antonyms

  • comfort
  • well-being
  • superiority
  • high quality

6. suffering

noun. ['ˈsʌfɝɪŋ, ˈsʌfrɪŋ'] feelings of mental or physical pain.

Synonyms

  • torment
  • torture
  • irritation
  • throes
  • discomfort
  • agony
  • soreness
  • pain
  • hurt

Antonyms

  • be well
  • uninjured
  • undamaged
  • normality

7. suffering

adjective. ['ˈsʌfɝɪŋ, ˈsʌfrɪŋ'] very unhappy; full of misery.

Synonyms

  • miserable
  • wretched

Antonyms

  • pleasantness
  • uncoiled
  • good health

8. suffering

adjective. ['ˈsʌfɝɪŋ, ˈsʌfrɪŋ'] troubled by pain or loss.

Antonyms

  • be full
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