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suffer

verb
 
 
/ˈsʌfər/
PAIN [I, T] B2 to experience pain or unpleasant emotions
acı çekmek, ıstırap duymak, katlanmak, mustarip olmak
I can't bear to see animals suffering.Experiencing and suffering
suffer from sth B1 to have an illness or other health problem
sıkıntı çekmek, çekmek; ...dan/den acı çekmek/çok çekmek
She suffers from severe depression.Disease and illness - general words
suffer a broken leg/a heart attack, etc B2 to experience an injury or other sudden health problem
kırık bacak/kalp krizi vs. acı çekmek/mustarip olmak
He suffered a serious neck injury in the accident.Experiencing and sufferingInjuring and injuries
suffer damage/defeat/loss, etc B2 to experience something bad such as damage/defeat/loss, etc
kayıp/mağlubiyet/zarar ziyandan vs. mustarip olmak/çok çekmek/etkilenmek
Experiencing and sufferingDamaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishingLosing and being defeatedScoring, winning and losing in sport
BECOME WORSE [I] to become worse in quality
kaliteyi yitirmek, etkilenmek, kötüye gitmek
If you're tired all the time your work tends to suffer.Deteriorating and making worse
(Definition of suffer from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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