Definition of sufferance:
espousal, leniency, green light, resignation, credence, calmness, long-suffering, composure, clearance, reluctantly, forbearance, endurance, authorization, sanction, under protest, under threat, fortitude, patience, acceptation, granting, adoption, tolerance, submission, warrant, against your will, leave, grudgingly, concurrence, acceptance, unwillingly, banker's acceptance, consent, license, toleration, allowance.
- "My Little Lady", Eleanor Frances Poynter.
- "Life of Charles Dickens", Frank Marzials.
For days she stole mousily in and out, avoiding the hours when Evelyn was there, getting up earlier in the morning, hurrying into bed at night and feeling very sore indeed at the sufferance on which she supposed herself to be.- "The Getting of Wisdom", Henry Handel Richardson.