Meaning afflict
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afflict


cause great unhappiness for; distress; "she was afflicted by the death of her parents" cause physical pain or suffering in; "afflict with the plague&quot [..]
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cause physical pain or suffering in Melanoma globally afflicts nearly 160,000 new people each year. — Reuters (Dec 16, 2011)
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(v) cause great unhappiness for; distress(v) cause physical pain or suffering in
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late 14c., "to cast down," from Old French aflicter, from Latin afflictare "to damage, harass, torment," frequentative of affligere (past participle afflictus) "to dash down, [..]
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