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English definition of “endure”

endure

verb [T] (EXPERIENCE)    /ɪnˈdjʊər/ US  /-ˈdʊr/
B2 to suffer something difficult , unpleasant , or painful : We had to endure a nine-hour delay at the airport . She's already had to endure three painful operations on her leg .Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or people endurable     /-ˈdjʊə.rə.bl̩/ US  /-ˈdʊr.ə.bl̩/ adjective Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or people
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