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afflict
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
cause suffering — such as illness, pain, or unhappiness
  • Private affliction also is the lot of every man; but the two coming together, and in so frightful a form, have been enough to shake my very soul.
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (7% in)

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