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affliction

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  • nounhurt condition; something that causes hurt
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Synonyms for affliction

noun hurt condition; something that causes hurt
  • calamity
  • disease
  • disorder
  • hardship
  • illness
  • infirmity
  • misery
  • pain
  • scourge
  • sickness
  • suffering
  • torment
  • woe
  • adversity
  • anguish
  • cross
  • crux
  • depression
  • difficulty
  • distress
  • grief
  • misfortune
  • ordeal
  • plague
  • plight
  • sorrow
  • trial
  • tribulation
  • trouble

Antonyms for affliction

  • advantage
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • boon
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • delight
  • good fortune
  • good health
  • good luck
  • happiness
  • health
  • joy
  • pleasure
  • profit
  • well-being
  • aid
  • calm
  • contentment
  • encouragement
  • help
  • peace
  • consolation
  • relief
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to affliction

adversities

noun. bad luck, situation

agony

noun. suffering, pain
  • affliction
  • anguish
  • distress
  • dolor
  • misery
  • pangs
  • passion
  • throes
  • torment
  • torture
  • woe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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