What is another word for suffering?

Need synonyms for suffering? Here's a list of words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
The condition of someone who suffers
“We naturally empathize with the suffering of others, for to do otherwise would not be human.”
Adjective
Experiencing pain
“Suffering endears men to me, because a suffering man resembles me.”
Verb
Present participle for to feel deep sadness or mental pain
“I loved him too much to want to see him suffer.”
Verb
Present participle for to tolerate
“France will no longer suffer the existing government.”
Verb
Present participle for become or appear worse in quality
“Quality television programmes will suffer as a ratings war between BBC and ITV sidelines them in favour of soaps, an independent producer warned.”
Verb
“If you have allergic asthma, you or other family members may well also suffer from eczema or hay fever.”
Verb
“England suffered a humiliating defeat.”
Verb
“My conscience would not suffer me to accept any more.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
Translations for suffering
9-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019