Thesaurus for endure
- digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up, weather, brave, brave out, survive, last, live, live on, go, hold up, hold out, wear, prevail, persist, die hard, run, allow, continue, countenance, defy, experience, go through, hold, let, measure, permit, see, undergo, withstand
Pronunciation of endure: EH0 N D Y UH1 R (ɛn'dʊr)
Number of syllables of endure: 2
Pronunciation Video of endure
Definition of endure
- (v): put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
- (v): undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
- (v): continue to live; endure or last; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The racecar driver lived through several very serious accidents"
- (v): continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
- (v): persist or be long; in time; "The bad weather lasted for three days"
- (v): last and be usable; "This dress wore well for almost ten years"
- (v): face or endure with courage; "She braved the elements"
Examples of endure
- Some people are simply beastly to endure.
- Only the most dedicated would endure the rigorous instruction.
- He will be captured and have to endure all the agonizing torture.
- Hypothermia is one of the risks bathers must endure.
- The boy must endure the operation in silence.
- Durability is the ability to endure.
- Hektor and the Trojan Horse leave the city to endure the siege.
- We must endure graceless days.
- In the meantime, hopefully you can endure the embarrassment.
- They are asked to endure the unendurable.