Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
suffering

suf·fer·ing

suffering

 
 
pronunciation:
suh f rIng [or] suh frIng
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or state of one that suffers.
synonyms:
anguish, distress, sorrow, torment, travail, tribulation, woe
similar words:
affliction, agony, calamity, hardship, misery
definition 2: that which is suffered; pain.
synonyms:
affliction, agony, anguish, distress, pain
antonyms:
comfort
similar words:
cross, travail
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature