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afflict
used in The Importance of Being Earnest

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Definition
cause suffering — such as illness, pain, or unhappiness
  • You would no doubt wish me to make some slight allusion to this tragic domestic affliction next Sunday.
    Act 2 — Garden at the Manor House (27% in)

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