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Main Entry: suf·fer
Pronunciation: primarystresssschwaf-schwar
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): suf·fered; suf·fer·ing /-(schwa-)rieng/
1 : to feel or endure pain
2 : to experience something unpleasant <suffer a defeat>
3 : to bear loss or damage <the business suffered during the storm>
4 : 1PERMIT 1, allow
- suf·fer·able /primarystresssschwaf-(schwa-)rschwa-bschwal/ adjective
- suf·fer·able·ness noun
- suf·fer·ably /-blemacron/ adverb
- suf·fer·er /primarystresssschwaf-schwar-schwar/ noun

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