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Afflicted

Antonyms for afflicted:

fit, well.

Synonyms for afflicted:

Sense 1

miserable, affected, sorrowful, sad.

Sense 2

unfortunate.

Sense 5

wretched.

affecting

pitiful.

unfortunate

unhappy, unlucky.

worried

troubled.

Other synonyms and related words:

sad, troubled, pitiful, unfit, smitten, struck, wretched, unfortunate, miserable, iii, affected, stricken, impaired, unlucky, unhappy, ill, sorrowful, sick.

all (adjective)

impaired, stricken.

distressed (adjective)

impaired, stricken.

enamored (adjective)

smitten.

injured (adjective)

injured, harmed, damaged, mutilated, maimed, hurt, wounded.

Sense 1 (noun)

miserable, wretched.

afflicted (noun)

impaired, stricken, unfit, ill, sick.

pained (verb)

inflamed, tormented, irritated, stung, Ached, Suffered, stitched, hurt, chafed, Smarted, pained, Discomforted, Racked, tortured, Wrenched, cramped, Throbbed, distressed, anguished, agonized.

punished (verb)

fined, executed, corrected, reprised, Castigated, punished, tried, disciplined, avenged, burdened, confined, penalized, Sentenced, Pilloried, Keelhauled, chastised, Judged, Crucified, Incarcerated, imprisoned, lambasted, persecuted, chastened.

Usage examples for afflicted:

  • I've heard he's afflicted with the toothache to- day. - "Joan of Arc of the North Woods", Holman Day.
  • Nothing that the afflicted natives saw of the religion or the civilisation of the Spaniards could possibly attract them to either. - "Bartholomew de Las Casas; his life, apostolate, and writings", Francis Augustus MacNutt.

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