Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
3 September 2020 The Daily Mail Quick
We have 12 answers for the crossword clue Afflict
. We last saw the 'Afflict' clue in The Daily Mail Quick on Monday, 20 July 2020.
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Definitions and usage
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- Cause physical pain or suffering in; "afflict with the plague"
- Cause great unhappiness for; distress; "she was afflicted by the death of her parents"
Aromatic bulb used as seasoning
Cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations; "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
The act of damaging something or someone
Decorate or cover lavishly (as with gems)
Inflict a heavy blow on, with the hand, a tool, or a weapon
An annoyance; "those children are a damn plague"
Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly; "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher"
Come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority; "The government oppresses political activists"
A whip used to inflict punishment (often used for pedantic humor)
The act of harassing someone
An effort that is inconvenient; "I went to a lot of trouble"; "he won without any trouble"; "had difficulty walking"; "finished the test only with great difficulty"
Infringe on the rights of
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