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suffer

1. verb experience pain, hardship etc2. verb endure, incur3. verb get worse4. verb allow5. verb tolerate
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1 verb experience pain, hardship etc
INTRANSITIVEfulaing verb  c m uI'm suffering here táim ag fulaingt anseothey suffered greatly d'fhulaing siad go leor, d'fhulaing siad cuid mhórhe's suffering from pain tá pian air, tá pian á fulaingt aigeshe's suffering from stress tá strus ag gabháil di, tá sí faoi strus to suffer from loneliness uaigneas a bheith ort, bheith i ngreim ag an uaigneasshe suffered in silence d'fhulaing sí os ísealto suffer for your sins íoc as do chuid peacaíyou'll suffer for it yet! beidh daor ort go fóill!, fillfidh an feall ort fós!the poor are going to suffer most is iad na boicht is mó a bheidh buailte, is iad na boicht is mó a bheidh ag fulaingtthe region is suffering from severe food shortages tá an-ghanntanas bia sa dúichepensioners are suffering terribly from poverty tá na pinsinéirí ag fulaingt go dona de bharr na bochtaineachta
TRANSITIVEfulaing verb  c m ushe suffered terrible pain d'fhulaing sí pian uafásach, bhí pian bhocht uirthihe didn't suffer any distress níor cuireadh aon anacair air she suffered a heart attack bhuail taom croí í, tháinig taom croí uirthihe suffered a painful death fuair sé anbhás, d'fhulaing sé bás i bpianthe children suffered serious abuse tugadh an-drochíde ar na leanaíshe suffered severe neglect as a child rinneadh an-fhaillí inti agus í ina páistethey suffered discrimination rinneadh leithcheal orthu, imríodh leithcheal orthu
2 verb endure, incur TRANSITIVEshe suffered an injury bhain gortú di, gortaíodh íwe didn't suffer much damage ní dhearnadh mórán dochair dúinnthe index suffered a loss of 1.5% tháinig laghdú 1.5% ar an innéacs; thit an t-innéacs 1.5%her father suffered a severe blow buaileadh buille trom ar a hathairthey suffered a severe financial setback buaileadh buille mór orthu ó thaobh airgid deIreland suffered a heavy defeat buaileadh Éire go holc, chaill Éire go tromthey suffered heavy casualties maraíodh nó gortaíodh go leor acuthe elderly suffer the effects of heat most is iad na seandaoine is mó a bhuailtear ag an teas his brother suffered a similar fate tharla an rud céanna dá dheartháir, bhí an chinniúint chéanna i ndán dá dheartháir
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3 verb get worse INTRANSITIVEtheir work suffered due to the lack of organisation bhí a gcuid oibre thíos leis an easpa eagair, thit caighdeán a gcuid oibre mar gheall ar an easpa eagair 4 verb allow TRANSITIVEhe won't suffer anyone else to do it ní ligfidh sé do dhuine ar bith eile é a dhéanamh, ní cheadóidh sé d'aon duine eile é a dhéanamh 5 verb tolerate TRANSITIVEcuir suas leshe can't suffer country music ní féidir léi cur suas le ceol tíre, ní thig léi ceol tíre a sheasamh, níl aon acmhainn aici ar an gceol tíreI won't suffer her bad manners ní chuirfidh mé suas lena drochbhéasa, níl mé ag dul a ghlacadh lena drochmhúineadhyou'll never have to suffer them again ní bheidh ort cur suas leo riamh arís, ní bheidh ort iad a sheasamh go deo arís
phrases

to not suffer fools gladly

she doesn't suffer fools gladly ní chuireann sí suas le hamadáin, níl foighne ar bith aici le hamadáin

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