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afflict
used in Macbeth

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Definition
cause suffering — such as illness, pain, or unhappiness
  • But let the frame of things disjoint, Both the worlds suffer, Ere we will eat our meal in fear, and sleep In the affliction of these terrible dreams That shake us nightly: better be with the dead, Whom we, to gain our peace, have sent to peace, Than on the torture of the mind to lie In restless ecstasy.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The same. Another Room in the Palace (35% in)

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