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suffering

['sʌf(ə)rɪŋ] брит. / амер.

  1. сущ.

    страдание, боль, мука

  2. прил.

    страдающий, мучающийся

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suffering

['sʌfərɪŋ]

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страдание

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This might also be called the “why me?” path. Events occur, suffering takes place, and something is learned.
Этот способ также можно назвать путем, когда в жизни происходят разные события, и человек страдает, и через страдание учится чему-то.
Butler-Bowdon, Tom / 50 self-help classics : 50 inspirational books to transform your lifeБатлер-Боудон, Том / 50 книг и великих идей, которые помогут вам изменить свою жизнь
50 книг и великих идей, которые помогут вам изменить свою жизнь
Батлер-Боудон, Том
50 self-help classics : 50 inspirational books to transform your life
Butler-Bowdon, Tom
© Tom Butler-Bowdon 2003
Siobhan was aware that there was a backlog on her desk. Because of Fairstone, her work had been suffering.
Шивон знала, что у нее завал работы: из-за Ферстоуна страдают ее дела.
Rankin, Ian / A Question of BloodРэнкин, Иэн / Вопрос крови
Вопрос крови
Рэнкин, Иэн
© 2003 by John Rebus Limited
© Е. Осенева, перевод на русский язык, 2008
© ООО "Издательская группа Аттикус", Издательство "Иностранка", 2008
A Question of Blood
Rankin, Ian
© 2003 by John Rebus Limited
"Ministers unanimously agreed that mental health problems are significant contributors to the global disease burden, have huge economic and social costs, and cause human suffering.
Министры единодушно согласились, что проблемы психического здоровья являются существенным вкладом в глобальное бремя расстройств, имеют огромные экономические и социальные затраты, и причиняют человеческие страдания.
© 2001-2006 EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network and American International Health Alliance
The doctor had told them that he was suffering more from disease of the heart than anything.
Доктор находил в нем, сверх всего другого, и болезнь сердца.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
That sword tormented him beyond measure, brought him an intolerable horror of suffering in woman, the very thought of which scattered his pious submissiveness to the winds.
Меч этот приводил его в отчаяние; он возбуждал в нем невыразимый ужас перед страданием женщины, одна мысль о котором выводила его из благочестивого послушания.
Zola, Emile / Abbe Mouret's TransgressionЗоля, Эмиль / Проступок аббата Муре
Проступок аббата Муре
Золя, Эмиль
Abbe Mouret's Transgression
Zola, Emile
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
“But aside from that,” Peeperkorn said, “I must involuntarily have been the cause of much suffering on your part.”
Сейчас для меня это главное, и все-таки я, сам того не зная, должно быть, причинил вам глубокую боль.
Mann, Thomas / The Magic MountainМанн, Томас / Волшебная гора
Волшебная гора
Манн, Томас
© 1924, S.Fischer Verlag AG, Berlin
© Перевод. В. Станевич, наследники, 2009
© Перевод. В. Курелла, наследники, 2009
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
The Magic Mountain
Mann, Thomas
© 1995 by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
That silent, unrepining, uncomprehended creature, robbed by his mildness of all personality and will, weak from excessive kindness, had been suffering in obscurity somewhere on his sofa, and had not complained.
Молчаливое, безропотное, непонятное существо, обезличенное своею кротостью, бесхарактерное, слабое от излишней доброты, глухо страдало где-то там у себя на диване и не жаловалось.
Чехов, А.П. / ПопрыгуньяChekhov, A. / The grasshopper
The grasshopper
Chekhov, A.
© 1999 by Random House, Inc.
Попрыгунья
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
In Bosnia and Kosovo, real international engagement came too late and only after human suffering had reached dramatic proportions.
В Боснии и Косово реальное вмешательство международного сообщества подоспело слишком поздно и только тогда, когда человеческие страдания достигли колоссальных масштабов.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
My own suffering was so infernal, that I greedily wanted her to share my pain.
Мои страдания были столь непереносимы, что я жаждал, чтобы она разделила их.
Thackeray, William Makepeace / The VirginiansТеккерей, Уильям Мейкпис / Виргинцы. Том 2
Виргинцы. Том 2
Теккерей, Уильям Мейкпис
© Издательство "Правда", 1961
The Virginians
Thackeray, William Makepeace
If the aim of medicine is by drugs to alleviate suffering, the question forces itself on one: why alleviate it?
Если же видеть цель медицины в том, что лекарства облегчают страдания, то невольно напрашивается вопрос: зачем их облегчать?
Чехов, А.П. / Палата No. 6Chekhov, A. / Ward No. 6
Ward No. 6
Chekhov, A.
© 2009 Rowland Classics
Палата No. 6
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
"I suppose it must be wonderful to relieve suffering.
— Я полагаю, это должно быть чудесно — облегчать страдания.
Lewis, Sinclair / ArrowsmithЛьюис, Синклер / Эрроусмит
Эрроусмит
Льюис, Синклер
© "Государственное издательство художественной литературы", 1956
Arrowsmith
Lewis, Sinclair
© 2002 by Literary Classics of the United States, Inc., New York, N.Y.
© 1925 by Harcourt, Inc.
© renewed 1953 by Michael Lewis
Some preparations used as an anti-aging for different categories of people suffering from definite diseases, and they cannot be used by all patients for correction of age- related changes in the endocrine system.
Некоторые препараты, используемые для борьбы со старением, предназначены для отдельных категорий людей, страдающих определенными заболеваниями, и не могут использоваться для всех пациентов, требующих возрастной коррекции эндокринной системы.
"I quite believe in the sincerity of your suffering."
-- Я вполне верую в искренность вашей тоски.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
He looked like a wounded man or one who has undergone some terrible physical suffering. His brows were knitted, his lips compressed, his eyes feverish.
Снаружи он походил как бы на раненого человека или вытерпливающего какую-нибудь сильную физическую боль: брови его были сдвинуты, губы сжаты, взгляд воспаленный.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and PunishmentДостоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказание
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media
He may be still subject to a suffering body from which he escapes only at death, when if at all, he is liberated.
Дхьяна Йогин все еще зависим от страдающего тела и может избавиться от него только после смерти.
Sivananda, Sri / Kundalini YogaШивананда, Шри / Кундалини йога
Кундалини йога
Шивананда, Шри
© МПРИЦ «Культ-информпресс», 1993
© В. В. Жикаренцев, перевод, вступительная статья, 1993
Kundalini Yoga
Sivananda, Sri
© The Divine Life Trust Society

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'sʌf(ə)rɪŋNounстрадание; боль; мукаExamples

to alleviate / ease / relieve suffering — облегчать страдания
to bear / endure suffering — терпеть боль, терпеть страдания
to inflict suffering on smb. — причинять кому-л. страдания
chronic suffering — постоянная боль
great / incalculable / intense / untold suffering — невыразимые страдания

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Collocations

full of suffering
страдальческий
pain and suffering
боль и страдание
suffering cat!
черт! вот ведь!
suffering cats!
черт! вот ведь!
the suffering Moses!
черт! вот ведь!
be worn out with suffering
выболеть
gain / achieve through much suffering
выстрадать
a person suffering of daltonism
дальтоник
person suffering of deuteranomaly
дейтераномал
long suffering
долготерпение
suffering from mental illness
душевнобольной
wear oneself out with suffering
исстрадаться
person suffering from malaria
малярик
patient suffering from marasmus / senility
маразматик
go through much suffering
перестрадать

Word forms

suffer

verb
Basic forms
Pastsuffered
Imperativesuffer
Present Participle (Participle I)suffering
Past Participle (Participle II)suffered
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I sufferwe suffer
you sufferyou suffer
he/she/it suffersthey suffer
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am sufferingwe are suffering
you are sufferingyou are suffering
he/she/it is sufferingthey are suffering
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have sufferedwe have suffered
you have sufferedyou have suffered
he/she/it has sufferedthey have suffered
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been sufferingwe have been suffering
you have been sufferingyou have been suffering
he/she/it has been sufferingthey have been suffering
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I sufferedwe suffered
you sufferedyou suffered
he/she/it sufferedthey suffered
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was sufferingwe were suffering
you were sufferingyou were suffering
he/she/it was sufferingthey were suffering
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had sufferedwe had suffered
you had sufferedyou had suffered
he/she/it had sufferedthey had suffered
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been sufferingwe had been suffering
you had been sufferingyou had been suffering
he/she/it had been sufferingthey had been suffering
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will sufferwe shall/will suffer
you will sufferyou will suffer
he/she/it will sufferthey will suffer
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be sufferingwe shall/will be suffering
you will be sufferingyou will be suffering
he/she/it will be sufferingthey will be suffering
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have sufferedwe shall/will have suffered
you will have sufferedyou will have suffered
he/she/it will have sufferedthey will have suffered
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been sufferingwe shall/will have been suffering
you will have been sufferingyou will have been suffering
he/she/it will have been sufferingthey will have been suffering
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would sufferwe should/would suffer
you would sufferyou would suffer
he/she/it would sufferthey would suffer
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be sufferingwe should/would be suffering
you would be sufferingyou would be suffering
he/she/it would be sufferingthey would be suffering
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have sufferedwe should/would have suffered
you would have sufferedyou would have suffered
he/she/it would have sufferedthey would have suffered
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been sufferingwe should/would have been suffering
you would have been sufferingyou would have been suffering
he/she/it would have been sufferingthey would have been suffering
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am sufferedwe are suffered
you are sufferedyou are suffered
he/she/it is sufferedthey are suffered
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being sufferedwe are being suffered
you are being sufferedyou are being suffered
he/she/it is being sufferedthey are being suffered
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been sufferedwe have been suffered
you have been sufferedyou have been suffered
he/she/it has been sufferedthey have been suffered
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was sufferedwe were suffered
you were sufferedyou were suffered
he/she/it was sufferedthey were suffered
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being sufferedwe were being suffered
you were being sufferedyou were being suffered
he/she/it was being sufferedthey were being suffered
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been sufferedwe had been suffered
you had been sufferedyou had been suffered
he/she/it had been sufferedthey had been suffered
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be sufferedwe shall/will be suffered
you will be sufferedyou will be suffered
he/she/it will be sufferedthey will be suffered
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been sufferedwe shall/will have been suffered
you will have been sufferedyou will have been suffered
he/she/it will have been sufferedthey will have been suffered

suffering

noun
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Common casesufferingsufferings
Possessive casesuffering'ssufferings'