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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (verb) suffer

Synonyms: hurt, suffer Definition: feel pain or be in pain

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: have, get, suffer, sustain Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses) Usage: She suffered a fracture in the accident; He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars; She got a bruise on her leg; He got his arm broken in the scuffle

Hypernyms: receive, experience, get, have Definition: go through (mental or physical states or experiences) Usage: get an idea; experience vertigo; get nauseous; receive injuries; have a feeling

Synonyms: suffer Definition: feel unwell or uncomfortable Usage: She is suffering from the hot weather

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: suffer Definition: get worse Usage: His grades suffered

Hypernyms: worsen, decline Definition: grow worse Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Synonyms: suffer, lose Definition: be set at a disadvantage Usage: This author really suffers in translation

Hypernyms: worsen, decline Definition: grow worse Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Synonyms: endure, put up, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach Definition: put up with something or somebody unpleasant Usage: I cannot bear his constant criticism; The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks; he learned to tolerate the heat; She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

Hypernyms: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Synonyms: suffer Definition: experience (emotional) pain Usage: Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers

Hypernyms: feel, experience Definition: undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind Usage: She felt resentful; He felt regret

Synonyms: suffer, endure Definition: undergo or be subjected to Usage: He suffered the penalty; Many saints suffered martyrdom

Hypernyms: see, go through, experience Definition: go or live through Usage: We had many trials to go through; he saw action in Viet Nam

Synonyms: suffer, meet Definition: undergo or suffer Usage: meet a violent death; suffer a terrible fate

Hypernyms: see, go through, experience Definition: go or live through Usage: We had many trials to go through; he saw action in Viet Nam

Synonyms: ache, hurt, suffer Definition: feel physical pain Usage: Were you hurting after the accident?

Hypernyms: comprehend, perceive Definition: to become aware of through the senses Usage: I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon

Synonyms: suffer Definition: be given to Usage: She suffers from a tendency to talk too much

Hypernyms: tend, be given, run, lean, incline Definition: have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined Usage: She tends to be nervous before her lectures; These dresses run small; He inclined to corpulence