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inure sb to sth

formal
phrasal verb with inure uk   /ɪnˈjʊər/  us   /-ˈjʊr/ verb
If you become inured to something unpleasant, you become familiar with it and able to accept and bear it: After spending some time on the island they became inured to the hardships.
Translations of “inure sb to sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)習慣於(令人不快的事物)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)习惯于(令人不快的事物)…
(Definition of inure sb to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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