sufferingnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈsʌf.ər.ɪŋ/ us /ˈsʌf.ɚ.ɪŋ/
- Now she is at peace and her suffering is over.
- After months of suffering, his death was a mercy.
- The idea is to kill the animal as quickly as possible without causing unnecessary suffering.
- The drugs did nothing to alleviate her suffering.
- No report can convey the unspeakable suffering that this war has caused.