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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 ...
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1891)
by Richard Soule
Grievous, painful, troublous, tormenting, harassing, harrowing, sorrowful, piteous, distressing, calamitous, disastrous, afflictive, sad, unhappy, unfortunate, unlucky, wretched, dire, deplorable, sore, woful, severe, hard, trying, hard to bear.
by John Platts
TROUBLESOME, burdensome ; annoying; afflictive. IRKsom E, [irk, to weary, Sc.] wearisome ; tedious. WExATIous, [from ver, afflictive; harassing; distressing. Troublesome labor; irksome task, hours, toil; vexatious loss, controversy. TRUTH ...
by Arnold James Cooley
heart -sickening (afflictive ; painful to behold or hear), heart-sore (deeply wounded ; heart-sick), heart -sttrr- tng (mow the h. or feelings), heart-struck ( shocked ...
by Charles Carter
giving sorrow, afflictive, distressing, grievous : see gr£)tf3>«a. 'oacc ...
Agitated ; tumultuous ; — afflictive; trying; troublesome.
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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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