afflictive definition

  • adjective:
    • That causes physical or psychological pain
    • Giving pain; causing continued or repeated pain or grief; distressing.
    • causing misery or discomfort or stress
  • others:
    • described as or causing psychological or actual discomfort; painful; upsetting; associated with the nature of an affliction: since, an afflictive dispensation of Providence.
    • Synonyms Afflicting, grievous, calamitous, disastrous, oppressive, extreme, unsatisfied, trying.

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