to be subjected to; experience; pass through: to undergo surgery.
to endure; sustain; suffer: to undergo sustained deprivation.
- un·der·go·er, noun
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How to use undergo in a sentence
The vaccine has recently been undergoing a Phase 3 clinical trial, that has included 43,661 participants so far.Pfizer and BioNTech to submit request for emergency use approval of their COVID-19 vaccine today | Darrell Etherington | November 20, 2020 | TechCrunch
Most players signed from outside have to undergo six days of testing before they can enter a team’s facility and begin practicing.Washington is now down to its fourth option at left tackle: Right tackle Morgan Moses | Nicki Jhabvala | November 19, 2020 | Washington Post
Braddy shot Detective Donnie Oaks, a 20-year veteran of the department, who remained hospitalized in stable condition Wednesday after undergoing surgery, police said.Fugitive who died in gun battle with Md. police killed his estranged girlfriend in Fla., authorities say | Dan Morse | November 18, 2020 | Washington Post
In fact, the only process that exists is to add sites undergoing physical change to the List of World Heritage Sites in Danger.Saving historical landmarks from climate change could mean altering them | By Erin Seekamp/The Conversation | November 17, 2020 | Popular-Science
Research teams are pinpointing numerous caloric materials that undergo large temperature shifts and putting them to work in prototype heating and cooling devices, the authors note.How materials you’ve never heard of could clean up air conditioning | James Temple | November 12, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
Perhaps his broadcast experience, combined with the failure of the 2008 campaign, means that Huckabee has undergone a real shift.
The study size was small—327 patients who had undergone mastectomies between February 2003 and September 2008.
The political momentum behind SB 1062 has undergone an almost total reversal in the four days since Broome first spoke out.Republicans Go From Anti-Gay to No Way on Arizona Bill | Eleanor Clift | February 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Especially when, in that time, conservatism and the Republican Party have undergone the radical transformations they have.
How would you characterize the evolution that the Village has undergone since the period of Llewyn Davis?Why Did Llewyn Davis’s Greenwich Village Disappear? | Andrew Romano | December 7, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
In those few minutes during which they had been together her sentiments in regard to him had undergone a change.Dope | Sax Rohmer
I would rather have undergone a hundred runaways than one week with that old woman muttering her Dutch over my senseless form.The Soldier of the Valley | Nelson Lloyd
Nejdi was in good condition again after the tremendous exertions undergone since he carried his master from Lucknow.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
Little more than a year later the transformation which the old Valmet place had undergone was the talk and wonder of Cote Joyeuse.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories | Kate Chopin
His opinions have in the course of this short dialogue undergone alteration.A Cursory History of Swearing | Julian Sharman
British Dictionary definitions for undergo
(tr) to experience, endure, or sustain: to undergo a dramatic change of feelings
- undergoer, noun
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