Meaning of ENDURANCE in English

ENDURANCE

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ great , long ( esp. AmE ), remarkable

▪ sheer

▪ mental , physical

▪ human

VERB + ENDURANCE

▪ have , show

She showed great ~ in the face of pain.

▪ test

The astronauts will undergo a series of trials to test their physical and mental ~ in space.

▪ build , build up , enhance , improve , increase

Swimming a little farther each session will build ~.

ENDURANCE + NOUN

▪ test

▪ exercise , training

▪ athlete , runner

▪ race

PREPOSITION

▪ beyond ~

He felt he had been provoked beyond ~.

The shoes hurt her feet beyond ~.

PHRASES

▪ a feat of ~

They are capable of amazing feats of ~.

▪ the limit of your ~ , the limits of your ~

She was almost at the limits of her ~.

▪ powers of ~

The task was a test of their powers of ~.

▪ strength and ~

Heavy manual work calls for strength and ~.

▪ a test of ~

Running a marathon is seen by many as the ultimate test of ~.

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