It can also be used to mean ‘apart from that’ as in “Both players suffered bruising but were otherwise unhurt”.
Experienced or be subjected to something bad or unpleasant. “He suffered intense pain”. Synonyms as be in pain, feel pain, be upset.
To experience physical or mental pain. Or to experience or show the effects of something bad.
To feel pain or something equally unpleasant. If you suffer pain, you feel it in your body or in your mind.