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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Afflicting(0.00920 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Afflicting.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: cause great unhappiness for; distress; “she was afflicted by
the death of her parents”
2: cause pain or suffering in; “afflict with the plague”; “That
debasement of the verbal currency that afflicts terms used
in advertisement” [syn: smite]
3: cause bodily suffering to [syn: trouble, ail, pain]
English → English (gcide)
Afflicting \Af*flict"ing\, a.
Grievously painful; distressing; afflictive; as, an
afflicting event. -- Af*flict"ing*ly, adv.
Afflict \Af*flict"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Afflicted; p. pr. &
vb. n. Afflicting.] [L. afflictus, p. p. of affigere to
cast down, deject; ad + fligere to strike: cf. OF. aflit,
afflict, p. p. Cf. Flagellate.]
1. To strike or cast down; to overthrow. [Obs.]
“Reassembling our afflicted powers.” --Milton.
2. To inflict some great injury or hurt upon, causing
continued pain or mental distress; to trouble grievously;
They did set over them taskmasters to afflict them
with their burdens. --Exod. i. 11.
That which was the worst now least afflicts me.
3. To make low or humble. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error before an
afflicted truth. --Jer. Taylor.
Syn: To trouble; grieve; pain; distress; harass; torment;