Variant of endure
- to hold up under (pain, fatigue, etc.); stand; bear; undergo
- to put up with; tolerate
Origin: Middle English duren ; from Old French endurer ; from Late Latin (Ec) indurare, to harden the heart ; from Late Latin to harden, hold out, last ; from durus, hard: see durable
- to continue in existence; last; remain
- to bear pain, etc. without flinching; hold out
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