Associations to the word «Suffering»


SUFFERING, adjective. Experiencing pain.
SUFFERING, noun. The condition of someone who suffers; a state of pain or distress.
SUFFERING, verb. Present participle of suffer
SUFFERING CATFISH, interjection. (dated) An exclamation of disgusted dismay.
SUFFERING CATS, interjection. Alternative form of suffering catfish
SUFFERING SUCCOTASH, interjection. An exclamation of dismay.

Dictionary definition

SUFFERING, noun. A state of acute pain.
SUFFERING, noun. Misery resulting from affliction.
SUFFERING, noun. Psychological suffering; "the death of his wife caused him great distress".
SUFFERING, noun. Feelings of mental or physical pain.
SUFFERING, adjective. Troubled by pain or loss; "suffering refugees".
SUFFERING, adjective. Very unhappy; full of misery; "he felt depressed and miserable"; "a message of hope for suffering humanity"; "wretched prisoners huddled in stinking cages".

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca