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Definition of the adjective afflictive
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Alternative definition of the adjective afflictive
- That causes physical or mental pain
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In which the Words are Traced to Their Origin, and Their Various Meanings Given by William Carey
produc iug distress or regret, vexatious, afflictive; *. one who regrets or repents. C-stTTTtTt, a. (from «Tir, distress, and TtfiCT, doing), regret- ing, producing vexation, afflictive. C*tiiJPS a. (from caff ...
by John Platts
TROUBLESOME, burdensome ; annoving ; afflictive. Irksome, [irk, to weary, Sc.] wearisome ; tedious. Vexatious, [from vex,] afflictive; harassing; distressing. Troublesome labor ; irksome task, hours, toil ; vexatious loss, controversy. TRUTH ...
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions, Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1871)
by Richard Soule
Grievous, disastrous, calamitous, sore, severe, hard, trying, painful, unfortunate, unlucky, unpropitious, sad, afflicting, afflictive, distressing, deplorable, dire. Unharmed, a. Uninjured, unhurt, not harmed. Unharmonious, a. Discordant, unmusical ...
Dictionary of the English Language Exhibiting Orthography, Pronunciation and Definition of Words (1861)
by Arnold James Cooley
heart' -sickening (afflictive; painful to...
heart -thrilling (stirring; inspiriting; also afflictive), heart ...
AFFLICTIVE, adj. that which causes affliction ; painful ; tormenting. AFFLUENCE, or Afflukncy, ft. $. the act of stowing to any place ; concourse. AFFLUENT, adj. 1. Flowing to any part.
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Scrabble value of A1F4F4L1I1C3T1I1V4E1
The value of this 10-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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