ArchaicTo last, continue, endure.
Obsoletehard; harsh; severe; rough.
EtymologySee Etymology section, list no.2.
Noun Verb Adjective Adverb Other
From Middle English duren (“to last”), from Old French durer, from Latin durāre. Related to Dutch duren (“to last, dure”), German dauern (“to last, dure”).
From Latin dūrus.
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