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Indure vs. Endure

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Indureverb

obsolete spelling of endure

Endureverb

(intransitive) To continue or carry on, despite obstacles or hardships.

‘The singer's popularity endured for decades.’;

Endureverb

(transitive) To tolerate or put up with something unpleasant.

Endureverb

(intransitive) To last.

‘Our love will endure forever.’;

Endureverb

To remain firm, as under trial or suffering; to suffer patiently or without yielding; to bear up under adversity; to hold out.

Endureverb

(transitive) To suffer patiently.

‘He endured years of pain.’;

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Endureverb

(obsolete) To indurate.

Endureverb

To continue in the same state without perishing; to last; to remain.

‘Their verdure still endure.’; ‘He shall hold it [his house] fast, but it shall not endure.’;

Endureverb

To remain firm, as under trial or suffering; to suffer patiently or without yielding; to bear up under adversity; to hold out.

‘Can thine heart endure, or can thine hands be strong in the days that I shall deal with thee?’;

Endureverb

To remain firm under; to sustain; to undergo; to support without breaking or yielding; as, metals endure a certain degree of heat without melting; to endure wind and weather.

‘Both were of shining steel, and wrought so pure,As might the strokes of two such arms endure.’;

Endureverb

To bear with patience; to suffer without opposition or without sinking under the pressure or affliction; to bear up under; to put up with; to tolerate.

‘I will no longer endure it.’; ‘Therefore I endure all things for the elect's sake.’; ‘How can I endure to see the evil that shall come unto my people?’;

Endureverb

To harden; to toughen; to make hardy.

‘Manly limbs endured with little ease.’;

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Endureverb

put up with something or somebody unpleasant;

‘I cannot bear his constant criticism’; ‘The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks’; ‘he learned to tolerate the heat’; ‘She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage’;

Endureverb

face or endure with courage;

‘She braved the elements’;

Endureverb

continue to live; endure or last;

‘We went without water and food for 3 days’; ‘These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America’; ‘The racecar driver lived through several very serious accidents’;

Endureverb

undergo or be subjected to;

‘He suffered the penalty’; ‘Many saints suffered martyrdom’;

Endureverb

last and be usable;

‘This dress wore well for almost ten years’;

Endureverb

persist or be long; in time;

‘The bad weather lasted for three days’;

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Endureverb

continue to exist;

‘These stories die hard’; ‘The legend of Elvis endures’;

Endure

Endure is a 2010 crime thriller film directed and written by Joe O'Brien. It stars Judd Nelson, Devon Sawa, Tom Arnold and Joey Lauren Adams.

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