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endure

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Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who carries on his shoulders a lame man who can see.
Arthur Schopenhauer
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Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to endure

Third person singular
endures

Simple past
endured

Past participle
-

Present participle
enduring

to endure (third-person singular simple present endures, present participle enduring, simple past and past participle endured)
  1. (transitive) To continue or carry on with something, despite obstacles or hardships.
    Keith Richards' popularity endured for decades.
  2. (transitive) To tolerate or put up with something unpleasant.
  3. (intransitive) To last.
    Our love will endure forever.
  4. (intransitive) To suffer patiently.
    He endured years of pain.

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