Synonyms of affliction in English:

affliction


See definition of affliction

noun

1‘the herb is reputed to cure a variety of afflictions’

SYNONYMS

disorder, disease, malady, complaint, ailment, illness, indisposition, scourge, plague, trouble, menace, evil, visitation

2‘he bore his affliction with great dignity’

SYNONYMS

suffering, distress, pain, trouble, misery, wretchedness, hardship, misfortune, adversity, sorrow, torment, tribulation, woe, cross to bear, thorn in one's flesh, thorn in one's side

bane, trial, calamity, ordeal

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