Definitions of afflict:
  • verb:   cause pain or suffering in
    Example: "Afflict with the plague"
  • verb:   cause bodily suffering to
  • verb:   cause great unhappiness for; distress
    Example: "She was afflicted by the death of her parents"

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See afflict used in context: 1 rhyme, 14 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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