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afflict
used in Gone with the Wind

2 uses
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Definition cause suffering — such as illness, pain, or unhappiness
  • "Dey ain' a soun' set of bowels in de whole Confedrut ahmy," observed Mammy darkly as she sweated over the fire, brewing a bitter concoction of blackberry roots which had been Ellen's sovereign remedy for such afflictions.
    3.30 (7% in)
  • Be kind to the afflicted," said Ellen.
    3.25 (81% in)

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