v.suffer; endure; put up with
You know you've got to endure this.
We can't stand by and let the people starve.
He made a mistake and got a beating from his father.
v.drag out; struggle to pull through (hard times)
We've pulled through at long last.
Another day dragged by.
They managed to hold out till dawn.
v.delay; stall; put off; drag on
You can stop dawdling and do something useful!
Why should it be put off till next week?
Words and phrases with 挨
- NoteWhen pronounced as "āi", "挨" means "be close/next to or be close/next to"; when pronounced as "ái", it means "suffer, endure, or struggle to pull through", such as "挨打".