suffering

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suffering(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (pain)
a. el sufrimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Few people have experienced such suffering as he has.Poca gente ha padecido tanto sufrimiento como él.
b. el padecimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We must do something to alleviate their suffering.Debemos hacer algo para aliviar su padecimiento.
c. el dolor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
You don't understand the suffering that I've experienced.Tú no comprendes el dolor que he experimentado.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (in pain)
a. que sufre
The suffering people in Nepal need assistance.La gente que sufre en Nepal necesita ayuda.
b. que padece
Have you no pity for the these suffering children?¿No sientes piedad por estos niños que padecen?
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suffering
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el sufrimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
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suffering [ˈsʌfərɪŋ]
adjective
que sufre; (Med) doliente; enfermo;
noun
sufrimiento (m); padecimiento (m)
the sufferings of the soldiers los sufrimientos or padecimientos de los soldados; after months of suffering después de sufrir durante meses; después de meses de sufrimiento
men had died screaming in agony as she attempted to ease their suffering His many novels have portrayed the sufferings of his race he denied causing unnecessary suffering to his cat they have pleaded not guilty to causing unnecessary suffering to 80 dogs
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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