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Definition of "sufferer" [suf•fer•er]

  • One who suffers. (noun)
  • One who is afflicted. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sufferer" in a sentence
  • "As a result, besides having to deal with the pain, the chronic pain sufferer also suffers from constantly being"
  • "Dick would be summoned to the lab: an elderly person had stopped breathing in his sleep, or a newborn had died, presumably from SIDS; a long-term sufferer of disease had finally succumbed to disease, or some genetic abnormality had stolen another life."
  • "One adult, an asthma sufferer, is causing some concern."