Spanish translation of 'sufferance'
⇒ on sufferance
⇒ she made it clear that he was only here on sufferance
dejó claro que él solo estaba aquí a disgusto or a regañadientes
⇒ the civilian authorities are only there on sufferance of the military
las autoridades civiles están allí solo porque los militares las toleran
Example Sentences Including 'sufferance'
They know they're under sufferance , if you know what I mean, so they tend not to draw attention to themselves.AFTERMATH (2001)
Liz, torn between walking out in a huff and staying under sufferance , decided to stick it out and look alternately affronted and offended.FALLEN WOMEN (2002)
She had no right to her father's name, was accepted at court only on his sufferance.Here Be Dragons
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Translation of sufferance from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary