Afflicted - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈflɪktəd|  American pronunciation of the word afflicted
Brit.  |əˈflɪktɪd|  British pronunciation of the word afflicted
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto afflict
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto afflict

adjective

- grievously affected especially by disease (syn: stricken)
- mentally or physically unfit (syn: impaired)

Examples

She was afflicted by the death of her father.

The literary language of England became afflicted with Gallicisms.

...the South was afflicted by a severe drought...

Violently afflicted with the seasickness.

she was afflicted by the death of her parents

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