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afflict

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  • verbcause or become hurt
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Synonyms for afflict

verb cause or become hurt
  • annoy
  • beset
  • bother
  • burden
  • oppress
  • plague
  • rack
  • torment
  • torture
  • wound
  • agonize
  • crucify
  • distress
  • grieve
  • harass
  • harrow
  • harry
  • irk
  • lacerate
  • martyr
  • pain
  • pester
  • press
  • smite
  • strike
  • trouble
  • try
  • vex
  • worry

Antonyms for afflict

  • aid
  • delight
  • help
  • make happy
  • please
  • relieve
  • soothe
  • assist
  • be happy
  • support
  • comfort
  • solace
  • stay away from
  • take care of
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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aggrieve

verb. wrong
  • abuse
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  • oppress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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