in|ure


in|ure
in|ure «ihn YUR», verb, -ured, -ur|ing.
–v.t.
to toughen or harden; accustom; habituate: »

Poverty had inured the beggar to hardship.

SYNONYM(S): season.
–v.i.
to have effect; be useful: »

The agreement inures to the benefit of the employees.

Also, enure.
[< in-2 in + obsolete ure use, noun < AngloFrench ure < Latin opera work < opus, operis work]

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