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sufferingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsʌf·ər·ɪŋ/
physical or mental pain: The prolonged drought and famine caused widespread suffering.
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sufferingnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈsʌf.ər.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈsʌf.ɚ.ɪŋ/
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Translations of “suffering”
in Arabic مُعاناة…
in Korean 고통…
in Portuguese sofrimento, padecimento…
in Catalan patiment…
in Japanese 苦しみ, 苦悩…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疼痛, 折磨, 痛苦…
in Turkish acı, ıstırap, keder…
in Russian страдание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疼痛, 折磨, 痛苦…
in Italian sofferenza…
in Polish cierpienie…
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