Suffering in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Suffering

Experiencing pain. syn. | present participle of suffer | The condition of someone who suffers; a state of pain or distress.

Short Example Sentences for Suffering

  • 1. All suffering not a punishment for sin. 🔊
  • 2. To some brains, suffering is an incomparable stimulant. 🔊
  • 3. I am really very ill, and not suffering from my eyes alone. 🔊
  • 4. I also believed it once, and to-day I am suffering for it. 🔊
  • 5. Her artistic appreciation of his suffering only jarred him the more. 🔊
  • 6. He had suffered there; but it seemed to him that he was suffering more here. 🔊
  • 7. I mourn only because death and suffering leave triumph still so remote. 🔊
  • 8. The Spaniards were suffering terribly and fought with courage and desperation. 🔊
  • 9. Upon the other hand, the French were suffering from shortness of supplies. 🔊
  • 10. Good Sir Michael never quitted the chamber of his suffering consort. 🔊
  • 11. You might put on my overcoat if you're suffering from the cold. 🔊

How to use Suffering in Sentences?

  • 1. Whatever suffering the future held for him he never experienced such anguish again. 🔊
  • 2. He could not be kept for ever in the dark, suffering through her enigmatic coldness. 🔊
  • 3. It is suffering inflicted on an offender, on account of his real or supposed personal guilt. 🔊
  • 4. Poor Frank, he tried to be cheerful; but it was plain to all that he must be suffering severely. 🔊
  • 5. He may be suffering tortures and all those inhuman wretches think about is getting clear of being found out. 🔊
  • 6. Any power of doing or suffering in a degree however slight was held by us to be a sufficient definition of being? 🔊
  • 7. But we may produce many instances of suffering among human beings, which are not a punishment for sin. 🔊
  • 8. Many scenes of real suffering appear under a dramatic guise, and here and there creep out bits of personal history. 🔊
  • 9. In its place was a tear which sparkled like a diamond, the tear it had shed when yearning to help suffering humanity. 🔊
  • 10. Our laugh for the bare-faced impostor at our door has a sigh in it, for proficiency in his trade is gained only through suffering and degradation. 🔊
  • 11. Why did he not, in this way, spare the universe that spectacle of crime and suffering which has been presented in the history of our fallen race? 🔊
  • 12. We should not conclude from this, however, that all suffering or natural evil bears the characteristic of a punishment for moral evil. 🔊
  • 13. We had sent for a surgeon; but we dreaded to think of the pain she must suffer; must be suffering even now. 🔊
  • 14. We say, then, that it is a principle of the divine government of the world to impose natural evil or suffering as a means of good. 🔊
  • 15. He who possesses her should guard her with vigilance; neither suffering her to be polluted by obscene, nor degraded by dull and frivolous works. 🔊
  • 16. Overburdened by work, and suffering from bad health, I really have some claim on the indulgence of others. 🔊
  • 17. After suffering dreadfully for a fortnight from the time she was seized at Nuneham, she has only languished till about ten days ago. 🔊
  • 18. The fallen man, though suffering excruciating pain, was still able to speak, but the chieftain saw that he was dying. 🔊
  • 19. We mean to affirm, that the innocent do sometimes suffer under the administration of God; and that all suffering is not a punishment for sin. 🔊
  • 20. In his financial strait he accepted an offer, and wrote the work, in two octavo volumes, while suffering from the weakness and pain of his malady. 🔊
  • 21. For an instant a wild impulse, born of suffering nerves, passed through Corinna's mind. 🔊
  • 22. But if suffering be not always inflicted, under the administration of God, as a punishment for sin, for what other end is it inflicted? 🔊
  • 23. But the question is, Do suffering and death never fall upon the innocent under the administration of God? 🔊
  • 24. She would prove to Rose Stribling that those twelve years of knowledge and suffering had taught her not to surrender, but to conquer. 🔊