sufferance

US [ˈsʌf(ə)rəns]
UK ['sʌf(ə)rəns]
  • n.默许;忍耐(力);苦难;(海关的)落货许可
  • Web容许;忍受;容忍
sufferance
IDM
He's only staying here on sufferance.
他是经人勉强同意待在这儿的。
on sufferance
经勉强同意;由于(某人的)宽容if you do sthon sufferance , sb allows you to do it although they do not really want you to
He's only staying here on sufferance.
他是经人勉强同意待在这儿的。

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