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Synonyms of endure in English:


  • 1 he had to endure a great deal of suffering
    cope with, deal with, face, face up to, handle, suffer, tolerate, put up with, brave, bear, withstand, sustain, weather;
    become reconciled to, reconcile oneself to, become resigned to, get used to, become accustomed to, learn to live with, make the best of;
    Scottish thole
  • 2 she would not endure a marriage that was a travesty
    informal stick, hack, stand for, stomach, swallow, abide, hold with, be doing with
    British informal wear
  • 3 our love will endure forever
    last, live, live on, go on, hold on, abide, continue, persist, remain, stay, survive
    literary bide, tarry
    [Antonyms] fade
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