How to use "suffer" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "suffer" in popular movie and book plots

  • He soon begins to suffer full body spasms and can hardly move.  - Awakenings
  • With the hired invaders now surrounded, both sides suffer casualties (including a drunken, poetic Irvine) as Canton leaves to bring help.  - Heaven's Gate (film)
  • Most of the Deltas become respectable professionals, while their adversaries suffer less fortunate outcomes.  - Animal House
  • Wyatt and Billy suffer minor injuries but George has been bludgeoned to death.  - Easy Rider
  • When the switch is thrown, the current causes Del to catch fire in the chair and suffer a prolonged, agonizing demise.  - The Green Mile (novel)
  • Vera faints and mrs Thomas scolds Bigger, who hates his family because they suffer and he cannot do anything about it.  - Native Son
  • He asks powerfully if any of it has meaning and implores God not let him suffer the horrible death that portends for him.  - Jesus Christ Superstar
  • Rather than to suffer this fate, she commits suicide.  - Hua Mulan
  • In the ensuing battle, the Rebels suffer heavy losses after several unsuccessful attack runs, leaving Luke as one of the few surviving pilots.  - Star Wars (film)
  • They do not have the gift of eternal youth, but suffer the infirmities of old age and are considered legally dead at the age of eighty.  - Gulliver's Travels
  • The big corporate farmers are in collusion, and smaller farmers suffer from collapsing prices.  - The Grapes of Wrath
  • Norris appears to suffer a heart attack after he and Nauls unsuccessfully attack MacReady from behind.  - The Thing (1982 film)
  • However, the rebels suffer horrendous losses, including the death of the Archer.  - The Cardinal of the Kremlin
  • They suffer heavily from their struggle against German infantry, machine gun nests, and artillery fire.  - Saving Private Ryan
  • When they go to sleep that night, both Elliot and Claris suffer nightmares that replay the events.  - Nights into Dreams
  • But instead, Batman destroys the Riddler's brainwave collecting device, causing the Riddler to suffer a mental breakdown.  - Batman Forever

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