Definition for Affliction

affliction, n. [see afflict, v.] (webplay: give to the body or mind pain, harass, seen, strike, suffering, trouble).

  1. Trial; hardship; discontent; pain; poignancy; gloom; woe.
  2. Sorrow; grief; suffering.
  3. Agitation; tribulation; turmoil caused by sorrow.
  4. Death.
  5. Curse; burden; impediment; hindrance; encumbrance.
  6. Loss; emptiness; disappointment.

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