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adjective as in troubled

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That officer fretting about his “stance,” we learn, is plagued by PTSD that cripples him both on the job and at home.

But the F-35 has been plagued with massive delays and cost overruns—mostly due to design defects and software issues.

Images of the hotel crop up repeatedly in his paintings, sometimes plagued by bats or monsters.

But the site has seen little of the decimation from heavy tourism that has plagued the northern pyramids of Giza in Egypt.

Sudan has been plagued by years of political instability, which has prevented tourism from gaining traction.

The plagued nation effected a revolution over its snuff-boxes in the happiest conceivable manner.

He is stomach-plagued and old, And his curry soups will make thy cheek the colour of his gold.

Besides that, the sisters plagued her in all sorts of ways, and laughed at her.

Two things that plagued me were headache and constipation, and they were obviously related.

There are two inconvenient things in this world, a conscience and a tender heart, and Charley Vanderhuyn was plagued with both.


On this page you'll find 140 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to plagued, such as: captivated, dominated, haunted, preoccupied, troubled, and bedeviled.

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