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Sentence with the adjective Afflicted

1 example:

I will be afflicted that I do not know men.

Sentences with the substantivized adjective Afflicted

2 examples:

It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.

The incidence of Ebola in Sierra Leone seems to be slowing, where officials say they will start house-to-house searches for the afflicted.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Sentences with the verb Afflicted

2 examples:

In Austria alone around 400,000 people are afflicted by a birch pollen allergy and its associated food intolerances.
(Science Daily - News, )

Scientists struggling to unravel the mysteries of a Zika epidemic in Brazil hope they can learn from cases of women giving birth to twins in which only one child is afflicted by the microcephaly birth defect associated with the virus.
(Fox News - Health, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He's afflicted with leprosy. Don't go near him.

The entire crew was afflicted with food poisoning.

My motto is: Comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable.

The afflicted requested that he look upon them and lay his hands upon their heads.

When Rafael was studying medicine, he painfully saw how people afflicted by heart diseases died due to lack of adequate medical equipment.

The most detestable wickedness, the most horrid cruelties, and the greatest miseries, that have afflicted the human race have had their origin in this thing called revelation, or revealed religion.

Human beings are members of a whole, In creation of one essence and soul. If one member is afflicted with pain, Other members uneasy will remain. If you have no sympathy for human pain, The name of human you cannot retain.

Afflicted by love's madness all are blind.
(Sextus Propertius)

Comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
(Finley Peter Dunne)

In all Diseases strengthen the part of the Body afflicted.
(Nicholas Culpeper)

Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
(Jeremy Taylor)

You can't comfort the afflicted with afflicting the comfortable.
(Princess Diana)

He that considers in prosperity; will be less afflicted in adversity.
(Turkish proverb)

It makes you feel good to know that there's other people afflicted like you.
(Harvey Pekar)

It is a natural virtue incident to our sex to be pitiful of those that are afflicted.
(Elizabeth I)

Stress is a designer ailment that many of the so-called afflicted suffer from with pride.
(Janet Street-Porter)

She is hoping to find other people afflicted.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Patients afflicted are severely myopic, or nearsighted.
(Science Daily - News, )

In the United States alone, millions are afflicted with diabetes.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Some Nexus 5X handsets have been afflicted with a yellowing condition.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

With 400 million people in the world afflicted, diabetes is a global problem.
(Tech Times - Health, )

George Washington was afflicted by smallpox, pleurisy, hemorrhoids and dysentery.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Now, she’s on the hunt for others who may be afflicted, reported 7News Brisbane.
(Fox News - Health, )

Afflicted with Alzheimer's, 78-year-old Donna Lou Rayhons died in a nursing home in August.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The study focused on a large Colombian family afflicted with a genetic type of Alzheimer's.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The country-music star seemed afflicted with a song-writing compulsion, much as Woody Guthrie was.
(Los Angeles Times - Religion, )

Those so afflicted bruised easily, had joint pain, gum disease, tooth loss — you get the picture.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Afflicted by cancer, former President Jimmy Carter won't be present for Myanmar's watershed election Sunday.
(Fox News - World, )

This research will help in the quest to help the more than 1 million Americans afflicted with this chronic pain.
(Science Daily - News, )

The afflicted bees often make uncharacteristic night flights, sometimes buzzing around porch lights before dying.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

John Caudwell seeks government help in boosting research efforts for Lyme disease, which has afflicted his family.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Volunteer medical organizations said the vaccine afflicted dozens of children in insurgent-held areas of Idlib Province.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol lead the way as injury ravaged Lakers get past similarly afflicted Memphis to finish -2 on trip.
(Mike Bresnahan in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

From Google’s start, Larry Page has been afflicted with a desire for two competing corporate virtues: focus and expansiveness.
(The New York Times - Business, )

In “Ndebele Funeral,” at 59E59 Theaters, a woman afflicted with AIDS prepares to die in a South Africa beset by bleak realities.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Dan Metzgar, a 45-year-old lorry driver from Maryland, was left in agony and afflicted by a permanent erection after botched surgery.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Today is the National Day of Mourning to remember workers injured, killed or afflicted with an occupational illness while on the job.
(Daniel Schwartz in CBC News - Canada, )

The assessment of fracture risk in patients afflicted with osseous neoplasms has long presented a problem for orthopedic oncologists.
(BoneKEy Reports, )

Geoff and Gina Houston said their daughter Sarah, 23, was beginning to conquer the eating disorders which had afflicted her for years.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Gout, which is associated with excess drinking and eating, famously afflicted Henry VIII (pictured) and was rife in the Victorian era.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Rasmussen set off a grass-roots movement that reduced the spread of black lung disease and enhanced the treatment of afflicted workers.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Stem cell medical tourism and unproven stem cell interventions are growing and concerning issues for patients afflicted with lung disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

The organization reacted after Korean Airlines suspended flights to Kenya, which is not among the countries afflicted by the Ebola outbreak.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Clostridium difficile is estimated to have afflicted almost half a million Americans and caused 29,000 deaths in 2011, according to a new study.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Now, some of the most influential tribal leaders in Syria have come together to try to end the savage civil war that has afflicted their country.
(The Independent - World News, )

Although Iraq has only one confirmed case, the World Health Organization said dozens could be afflicted, primarily under-inoculated young children.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Public health authorities are wrestling with whether and how to bring an experimental medicine to the countries in Africa afflicted with the virus.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Those afflicted by religious violence in Myanmar are unable to get access to medical care because of increased isolation, the Red Cross said Monday.
(UPI - Emerging Threats, )

The head of Norwegian Air Shuttle said Boeing is sending a team to Norway to probe the technical problems that have afflicted its two 787 Dreamliners.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

For years, Chillicothe, Ohio, was known as just another notch on the Rust Belt, afflicted by the same old problems of drugs, poverty and unemployment.
(The Independent - World News, )

Typhoid fever is one of the oldest documented diseases known to have afflicted mankind but what makes it so lethal has remained a mystery for centuries.
(Science Daily - News, )

A polio-like illness has afflicted a small number of children in California since 2012, causing severe weakness or rapid paralysis in one or more limbs.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Peru's modern economy is colliding with the remains of ancient societies in a way that dwarfs the artifact looting that has long afflicted Peru's ruins.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

It should be said, that the Internet, though a clear and ongoing winner in retail, is not immune to the Black Friday disease that has afflicted the industry.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

A man who's lost everything he ever loved in life begins a new job as a caretaker for a cynical teenager afflicted with advanced Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The soul singer Sharon Jones, afflicted repeatedly with cancer but prone to vibrating as though possessed by James Brown's ghost, looked disconcertingly ill.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Congenital gene mutations lead to afflicted persons of advanced age developing severe nerve damage (polyneuropathy) with paralysis, loss of sensation and pain.
(Science Daily - News, )

Chinese police say Dr. Zhang Shuxia convinced families that their babies were dead, dying or afflicted with ailments, then sold the infants to child traffickers.
(Barbara Demick in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

The interactive map shows the reach of outbreaks such as the Plague of Justinian (pictured), which afflicted the Eastern Roman Empire, through to Sars and Ebola.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The stone-faced hero of the tale, played by a dignified Mohammad Rabbanipour in a long white beard, is afflicted by hyper-sensitivity to electromagnetic radiation.
(Deborah Young in The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Millions of people afflicted by irritable bowel syndrome can now be diagnosed quickly and accurately with two simple blood tests developed by a gastroenterologist.
(Science Daily - News, )

Small-town business owners afflicted with wanderlust don't have to move -- they just have to put in the time (and mileage) to find the community they're looking for.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Liam Broady can vividly recall the nerves that afflicted him during his first practice session with Andy Murray four years ago at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The World Health Organization said that the number of Ebola cases in the country was 62, up from 31 a week earlier, and that more than half the afflicted patients had died.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Joao Silva has watched South Africa’s response to the H.I.V./AIDS pandemic go from denial to ensuring those afflicted by the virus get the treatment and medications they need.
(The New York Times - Health, )

British Airways announced Tuesday that it has temporarily suspended flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone, two of the West African nations afflicted with the Ebola outbreak.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

MIKE DICKSON IN NEW YORK: Andy Murray has been raiding the canteen at Flushing Meadows for sachets of salt to combat the cramps that afflicted him in the first round of the US Open.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

One in every 40 people in the UK has been diagnosed with the painful disorder that famously afflicted Henry VIII, with the obese more at risk of developing the inflammatory condition.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Tumor markers in the blood help determine whether the patient is afflicted with a malign tumor and whether it is excreting markers more vigorously -- involving highly specific proteins.
(Science Daily - News, )

The sight of Amal Clooney's gnarled feet (pictured) yesterday will have had many of us mere mortals flinching in sympathy but she is not the only celebrity afflicted by the painful deformity.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Deformities, feminization and fall in reproductive capacity are some of the effects that living organisms can be afflicted by due to changes in the endocrine system caused by these compounds.
(Science Daily - News, )

The frayed nerves which can eat away at great champions afflicted John Higgins on Monday as he slumped to an ignominious -6 defeat by Mark Davis in the first round of the World Championship.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The World Health Organization on Wednesday reported the lowest weekly total of new Ebola cases so far this year in the three nations of West Africa that have been afflicted by the deadly virus.
(The New York Times - World News, )

IAN LADYMAN: As trouble and strife has afflicted many of the Barclays Premier League’s most high profile clubs this summer, Manchester City have managed to keep themselves well under the radar.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Lakers point guards that has afflicted starters, backups and fill-ins alike struck Kobe Bryant on Thursday, the All-Star learning he will miss about six weeks with a broken bone in his left knee.
(Ben Bolch and Eric Pincus in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

The mosquito-borne Zika virus continues to spread in Brazil, alarming health officials and raising fresh fears that more newborns will be afflicted with abnormal brain development from the disease.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

The mystery of a rare, debilitating disease that has afflicted generations of European families -- and long baffled their doctors -- has been solved by an international collaboration of researchers.
(Science Daily - News, )

With a reporter's eye and an artist's heart, Svetlana Alexievich writes of the catastrophes, upheaval and personal woes that have afflicted the Soviet Union and the troubled countries that succeeded it.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Roger Federer is guaranteed a rapturous welcome at the 02 Arena on Tuesday night, with his legion of fans loathed to agree with Novak Djokovic's diagnosis of the problems that have afflicted him this year.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Gleason, who is afflicted with ALS, is the subject of an eponymous documentary about his life, and he and pal/former New Orleans Saints teammate Scott Fujita were taping localized promos to attach to them.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

The yips — an involuntary meltdown that disconnects one’s brain from one’s hands to render the afflicted a gibbering wreck with no sense of touch, timing or direction — never makes pleasant viewing.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A record one in 40 people in the UK have been diagnosed with the painful arthritic disorder that famously afflicted Henry VIII – bringing the total number of patients with the condition to around 1.5million.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Mental and physical illnesses necessarily impact upon the lives of the relatives of those afflicted by them, all the more so in families where a member has a mental illness, because they suffer more discrimination.
(Science Daily - News, )

In the found-footage horror film Afflicted, two buddies — Canadian filmmakers Derek Lee and Clif Prowse, playing characters named Derek Lee and Clif Prowse — head off for a yearlong, around-the-world adventure.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Everyone loves a medical mystery, except the afflicted patient and his or her family who shuffle from doctor to doctor in search of an explanation for a disorder whose name, origin, prognosis and cure are all unknown.
(Melissa Healy in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

The rash of injuries to Lakers point guards that has afflicted starters, backups and fill-ins alike struck Kobe Bryant on Thursday, the All-Star learning he will miss about six weeks with a broken bone in his left knee.
(Ben Bolch and Eric Pincus in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

The Manchester United manager, Louis van Gaal, has allayed fears that Daley Blind will be out for six months in a continuation of the chronic injury problems that have afflicted Old Trafford since the Dutchman took over.
(The Independent - Football, )

An American physician who fell ill with the deadly Ebola virus while treating others afflicted in West Africa was transferred amid high security Saturday to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, according to the hospital.
(Tina Susman in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

The deadly bacterial infection Clostridium difficile is estimated to have afflicted almost half a million Americans and caused 29,000 deaths in 2011, according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Laura Naylor's impressive new doc, which recently screened at the SOHO International Film Festival and will soon be seen at AFI Docs, focuses on the challenges facing recovering heroin addicts who are afflicted with hepatitis C.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

No disease casts a darker shadow over American health than Alzheimer's, as an aging population can expect to see the number afflicted at least double — perhaps more than triple, from 5 million today to as many as 16 million by 2050.
(The Denver Post - News, )

More than 2 million U.S. troops have been deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan since October 2001, and it has been estimated that one in five of those veterans are likely to be afflicted by post-traumatic stress disorder or major depression.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

More and more people are discovering they have gluten and wheat allergies, but panic not, companies such as Dove Farm are producing gluten-free flours to side-step these problem and allow the afflicted to join in the cake eating with the rest of us.
(The Independent - Food & Drink, )

A team of neuroscientists has identified a protein in laboratory mice linked to impairments similar to those afflicted with Angelman syndrome -- a condition associated with symptoms that include autism, intellectual disability, and motor abnormalities.
(Science Daily - News, )

Pope Francis addressed social issues that have affected Mexico’s poor during his visit to this working-class suburb of the capital afflicted by social inequality and rampant crime, warning against the spiritual perils of wealth when achieved through illicit means.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

The key limitation to the sort of patient-led change Sage and others have long advocated has traditionally been the difficulties of scaling – the challenges of getting beyond the ultra-engaged quantified selfers and the severely afflicted patients (and associated stakeholders).
(Forbes - Business, )

Now a team of researchers has successfully inserted the gene for a naturally-occurring, insecticidal protein called Bt into a harmless bacterium, which could be incorporated into dairy products, or used as a probiotic to deliver the protein to the intestines of people afflicted with roundworms.
(Science Daily - News, )

The top American official at the United Nations, ambassador Samantha Power, said during a visit to Guinea today that the US was committed over “the long haul” to doing what it can to help those countries in West Africa that have been afflicted by major outbreaks of Ebola to contain and conquer it.
(The Independent - World News, )

Another staging-point on his titular tour of Sheffield, the name refers to a building on the city’s border with the Peak District that served as a hiding-place for the afflicted, be they shell-shocked soldiers from the Great War, defective offspring of the aristocracy, or, as recently as the Sixties, a hospice for psychiatric patients: blighted lives over which a discreet veil, according to the attitude of earlier times, might hopefully be drawn.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Another piece of the puzzle to better understand and treat obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) has fallen into place with the publication of new research that shows that the structural brain abnormalities of Doberman pinschers afflicted with canine compulsive disorder (CCD) are similar to those of humans with OCD. The research suggests that further study of anxiety disorders in dogs may help find new therapies for OCD and similar conditions in humans.
(Science Daily - News, )

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