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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb afflict:

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Synonyms of the verb afflict

Equivalent words for the verb afflict:

  1. smite (5 letter word for afflict)
    • inflections: smote, smitten, smiting, smites
    • related terms: oversmite, upsmite, smiter

Hypernyms of the verb afflict

More generic words for the verb afflict, that have fewer characters:

  1. abash (5 letter word)
    • inflections: abashed, abashing, abashes
    • related terms: abashless, abashment
  2. affect (6 letter word)
    • inflections: affected, affecting, affects
    • related terms: disaffect, disaffection, disaffectation, misaffect, misaffection, overaffect, preaffect, preaffection, reaffect, reaffection, Affectee, affectless, affectuous, affectable, affectible, affectate, affecter, affector, affectious, affection, affectation, affective
  3. alter (5 letter word)
    • inflections: altered, altering, alters
    • related terms: Unalter, exalter, exaltee, exaltment, exaltate, exaltation, exaltative, misalter, prealter, prealteration, realter, realterable, realteration, alterable, alterate, alterer, alterant, alteration, alterity, alterman, alterative
  4. arouse (6 letter word)
    • inflections: aroused, arousing, arouses
    • related terms: rearouse, rearousal, subarouse, subarousal, arousal, arousable, arouser
  5. change (6 letter word)
    • inflections: changed, changing, changes
    • related terms: unchange, exchange, exchangee, exchanger, transchange, transchanger, counterchange, interchange, interchanger, rechange, changable, changer
  6. damage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: damaged, damaging, damages
    • related terms: indamage, Photodamage, predamage, redamage, damager, damageous
  7. defeat (6 letter word)
    • inflections: defeated, defeating, defeats
    • related terms: undefeat, undefeatable, predefeat, redefeat, defeatee, defeatism, defeatist, defeatment, defeature, Defeatocrat, Defeatable, defeater
  8. elicit (6 letter word)
    • inflections: elicited, eliciting, elicits
    • related terms: elicitable, elicitate, elicitor, elicitation
  9. evoke (5 letter word)
    • inflections: evoked, evoking, evokes
    • related terms: reevoke, re-evoke, evoker
  10. fire (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: fired, firing, fires
    • related terms: afire, Autofire, Co-Fire, counterfire, misfire, outfire, Prefire, refire, retrofire, underfire, fire-free, fireless, firelike, fireling, Fireship, fireable, firer, fireman, firemanship, Firewoman, fireward
  11. forge (5 letter word)
    • inflections: forged, forging, forges
    • related terms: reforge, reforger, reforgive, forgery, forgette, forger, forgive
  12. form (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: formed, forming, forms
    • related terms: deform, deformism, deformable, deformer, deformation, deformity, deformative, unform, unformal, Unformable, unformative, conform, conformal, conformism, conformist, conformable, conformate, conformance, conformer, conformant, conformation, conformity, Conformative, inform, informal, Informee, informable, informer, informous, informant, information, informity, informative, transform, transformism, transformist, transformable, transformance, transformer, Transformant, transformation, Transformity, transformative, disform, disformity, equiform, equiformal, equiformity, Interform, microform, micro-form, misform, misformation, outform, perform, Performic, performable, performance, performer, performant, performative, postform, preform, preformism, preformist, preformant, preformation, preformative, reform, reformism, reformist, reformable, reformate, reformer, reformation, reformative, re-form, re-former, re-formation, re-formative, retroform, subform, subformation, subformative, Surform, underform, formal, formee, formful, formic, formism, formless, Formlike, formy, formable, formate, formiate, former, formous, formant, formation, formity, formative, formly
  13. kindle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: kindled, kindling, kindles
    • related terms: akindle, inkindle, miskindle, prekindle, rekindle, rekindler, upkindle, kindless, kindly, kindler
  14. modify (6 letter word)
  15. mold (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: molded, molding, molds
    • related terms: unmold, unmoldy, unmoldable, transmold, premold, premolder, remold, moldery, Moldlike, moldy, moldable, molder
  16. mould (5 letter word)
    • inflections: moulded, moulding, moulds
    • related terms: unmould, unmouldy, unmouldable, transmould, remould, mouldery, mouldy, Mouldable, moulder
  17. move (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: moved, moving, moves
    • related terms: amove, amovable, demove, commove, Comove, countermove, counter-move, emove, mismove, outmove, Postmove, premove, premover, remove, removal, removable, remover, upmove, Moval, moveless, movement, moveable, mover
  18. raise (5 letter word)
    • inflections: raised, raising, raises
    • related terms: araise, coraise, misraise, outraise, reraise, upraise, upraisal, upraiser, raisine, raisable, raiser
  19. shape (5 letter word)
    • inflections: shaped, shaping, shapes
    • related terms: unshape, unshapen, unshapable, transhape, trans-shape, foreshape, misshape, misshapen, outshape, preshape, reshape, Reshapable, shapen, shapeful, shapeless, Shapelet, shapeable, shaper, shapely
  20. strike (6 letter word)
    • inflections: struck, stricken, striking, strikes
    • related terms: unstrike, counterstrike, outstrike, overstrike, Poststrike, restrike, understrike, upstrike, Strikee, striken, strikeless, Strikelike, striker
  21. touch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: touched, touching, touches
    • related terms: untouch, untouchable, countertouch, intertouch, mistouch, retouch, retouchment, retouchable, retoucher, touchless, touchy, touchable, toucher, touchous
  22. untune (6 letter word)
    • inflections: untuned, untuning, untunes
    • related term: untunable
  23. upset (5 letter word)
    • inflections: upset, upsetting, upsets
    • related terms: unupset, upsetment, Upsetness
  24. work (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: wrought, worked, working, works
    • related terms: awork, unwork, unworkable, unworker, inwork, a-work, co-work, co-worker, counterwork, counterworker, interwork, outwork, outworker, overwork, Postwork, Prework, rework, Telework, underwork, underworker, underworkman, upwork, workaholic, workful, workless, Worklike, workship, worksome, worky, workable, worker, workman, workmanship, workwoman, Workly, workwise

More generic words for the verb afflict, that have the same number of characters:

  1. disturb (7 letter word)
    • inflections: disturbed, disturbing, disturbs
    • related terms: predisturb, predisturbance, redisturb, disturbance, disturber, disturbor, disturbant, disturbation, disturbative
  2. impress (7 letter word)
    • inflections: impressed, impressing, impresses
    • related terms: overimpress, overimpressible, preimpress, preimpressive, reimpress, impressment, impressure, impressable, impressible, impresser, impressor, impressive
  3. provoke (7 letter word)
    • inflections: provoked, provoking, provokes
    • related terms: unprovoke, unprovokable, misprovoke, overprovoke, preprovoke, reprovoke, provokee, provokable, provoker

More generic words for the verb afflict, that have more characters:

  1. discomfit (9 letter word)
    • inflections: discomfited, discomfiting, discomfits
    • related terms: discomfiture, discomfiter
  2. discompose (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: discomposed, discomposing, discomposes
    • related term: discomposure
  3. disconcert (10 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for afflict)
    • inflections: disconcerted, disconcerting, disconcerts
    • related terms: disconcertment, disconcertion
  4. displace (8 letter word)
  5. embarrass (9 letter word)
    • inflections: embarrassed, embarrassing, embarrasses
    • related terms: disembarrass, disembarrassment, preembarrass, preembarrassment, pre-embarrass, pre-embarrassment, re-embarrass, re-embarrassment, embarrassment, Embarrassable
  6. enkindle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: enkindled, enkindling, enkindles
    • related terms: re-enkindle, enkindler
  7. overcome (8 letter word)
    • inflections: overcame, overcome, overcoming, overcomes
    • related terms: unovercome, unovercomable, overcomable, overcomer

More generic phrases for the verb afflict:

  1. get the better of (17 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for afflict)
  2. hit a nerve (11 character phrase)
  3. touch a nerve (13 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the verb afflict

More specific words for the verb afflict, that have fewer characters:

  1. blight (6 letter word)
    • inflections: blighted, blighting, blights
    • related terms: blighty, blighter
  2. bother (6 letter word)
    • inflections: bothered, bothering, bothers
    • related terms: botherment, bothersome, botherer, botheration
  3. chance (6 letter word)
    • inflections: chanced, chancing, chances
    • related terms: unchance, unchancy, mischance, mischancy, perchance, chancery, chancy, chancer
  4. clamp (5 letter word)
    • inflections: clamped, clamping, clamps
    • related terms: unclamp, Clamplike
  5. degust (6 letter word)
    • inflections: degusted, degusting, degusts
    • related terms: degustate, degustation
  6. dun (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for afflict)
    • inflections: dunned, dunning, duns
    • related terms: dunal, dunite, dunness, duny
  7. extend (6 letter word)
    • inflections: extended, extending, extends
    • related terms: coextend, counterextend, overextend, preextend, pre-extend, ReĂ«xtend, re-extend, extendable, extendible, extender
  8. fight (5 letter word)
    • inflections: fought, fighting, fights
    • related terms: unfight, unfightable, infight, infighter, outfight, outfighter, Postfight, Prefight, refight, fightable, fighter
  9. float (5 letter word)
    • inflections: floated, floating, floats
    • related terms: afloat, outfloat, overfloat, refloat, refloatation, upfloat, floatage, floatless, floaty, floatable, floater, floatation, floatman, floative, floatative
  10. foist (5 letter word)
    • inflections: foisted, foisting, foists
    • related terms: Foistware, foisty, foister
  11. gamble (6 letter word)
    • inflections: gambled, gambling, gambles
    • related terms: outgamble, overgamble, regamble, gambler
  12. give (4 letter word)
    • inflections: gave, given, giving, gives
    • related terms: ungive, ungiven, ungivable, misgive, misgiven, outgive, outgiven, overgive, regive, regiven, upgive, given, givey, giveable, giver
  13. goad (4 letter word)
    • inflections: goaded, goading, goads
    • related terms: overgoad, goadlike
  14. grieve (6 letter word)
    • inflections: grieved, grieving, grieves
    • related terms: ungrieve, overgrieve, overgrievous, undergrieve, grievable, grievance, griever, grievous, grievant
  15. grope (5 letter word)
    • inflections: groped, groping, gropes
    • related terms: agrope, undergrope, groper
  16. haunt (5 letter word)
    • inflections: haunted, haunting, haunts
    • related terms: unhaunt, dishaunt, prehaunt, haunty, haunter
  17. hazard (6 letter word)
    • inflections: hazarded, hazarding, hazards
    • related terms: perhazard, prehazard, prehazardous, rehazard, hazardful, hazardless, hazardable, hazarder, hazardous, hazardize
  18. haze (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hazed, hazing, hazes
    • related terms: hazen, hazeless, hazer
  19. mourn (5 letter word)
    • inflections: mourned, mourning, mourns
    • related terms: comourn, comournful, comourner, overmourn, overmournful, premourn, mournful, mournsome, mourner
  20. needle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: needled, needling, needles
    • related terms: Microneedle, micro-needle, needless, needly, needler
  21. order (5 letter word)
    • inflections: ordered, ordering, orders
    • related terms: unorder, Inorder, co-order, counterorder, disorder, foreorder, misorder, overorder, postorder, preorder, reorder, Reorderer, suborder, Underorder, orderless, orderable, orderer, orderly
  22. pity (4 letter word)
    • inflections: pitied, pitying, pities
    • related terms: unpity, unpitiful, unpitiable, outpity, uppity, Uppitiness, pitiful, pitiless, pitiable, pitier
  23. plague (6 letter word)
    • inflections: plagued, plaguing, plagues
    • related terms: plaguy, plaguer
  24. rack (4 letter word)
    • inflections: racked, racking, racks
    • related terms: unrack, overrack, rerack, reracker, rackful, rackless, racker, rackman
  25. rag (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for afflict)
    • inflections: ragged, ragging, rags
    • related terms: ragee, ragery, raglet, Raglike, rager, rageous, ragman
  26. rehear (6 letter word)
    • inflections: reheard, rehearing, rehears
  27. resift (6 letter word)
    • inflections: resifted, resifting, resifts
  28. retry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: retried, retrying, retries
    • related terms: retrial, Retriable, retrier
  29. rice (4 letter word)
    • inflections: riced, ricing, rices
    • related terms: Riceless, Ricelike, ricey, ricer
  30. riddle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: riddled, riddling, riddles
    • related terms: unriddle, unriddler, underriddle, riddler
  31. risk (4 letter word)
    • inflections: risked, risking, risks
    • related terms: riskful, risk-free, riskish, riskless, risky, risker
  32. screen (6 letter word)
    • inflections: screened, screening, screens
    • related terms: Descreen, unscreen, unscreenable, Overscreen, Prescreen, rescreen, Subscreen, telescreen, screenage, screendom, screenful, screenless, screenlike, screeny, screenable, screener, screenman, screenwise
  33. see (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for afflict)
    • inflections: saw, seen, seeing, sees
    • related terms: unsee, unsure, unseize, unsely, insee, insure, foresee, foresey, foreseize, Missee, outsee, oversee, oversure, presee, preser, resee, Resen, reseise, reseize, undersee, seal, seen, seeling, seeable, seer, seor, seely
  34. strain (6 letter word)
    • inflections: strained, straining, strains
    • related terms: astrain, unstrain, constrain, constrainment, constrainable, constrainer, a-strain, Interstrain, Microstrain, outstrain, overstrain, prestrain, restrain, restrainable, restrainer, re-strain, understrain, withstrain, strainless, strainable, strainer
  35. stress (6 letter word)
    • inflections: stressed, stressing, stresses
    • related terms: destress, unstress, forestress, microstress, micro-stress, overstress, prestress, restress, understress, stressful, stressless, Stresslet, Stressy, stresser, stressor
  36. strive (6 letter word)
    • inflections: strove, striven, striving, strives, strived
    • related terms: interstrive, outstrive, outstriven, overstrive, restrive, restriven, upstrive, striven, striver
  37. task (4 letter word)
    • inflections: tasked, tasking, tasks
    • related terms: intertask, outtask, overtask, subtask, taskage, taskless, tasklike, tasker
  38. tax (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for afflict)
    • inflections: taxed, taxing, taxes
    • related terms: ATAX, detax, untax, untaxable, overtax, overtaxation, Posttax, pretax, pretaxation, retax, retaxation, surtax, undertax, tax-free, taxine, taxite, taxless, Taxlike, taxy, taxable, taxer, taxor, taxation, taxman, Taxwoman, taxative, taxwise
  39. try (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for afflict)
    • inflections: tried, trying, tries
    • related terms: atry, atrial, a-try, mistry, mistrial, Overtry, pretry, pretrial, retry, retrial, Retriable, retrier, re-try, triage, trial, triarian, trisome, triable, Triate, trier, trior
  40. verify (6 letter word)
    • inflections: verified, verifying, verifies
    • related terms: preverify, reverify, verifiable, verifier
  41. visit (5 letter word)
    • inflections: visited, visiting, visits
    • related terms: covisit, covisitor, intervisit, intervisitation, previsit, previsitor, revisit, revisitable, revisitant, revisitation, visitee, visitment, visitable, visitate, visiter, visitor, visitant, visitation, visitative
  42. winnow (6 letter word)
    • inflections: winnowed, winnowing, winnows
    • related term: winnower

More specific words for the verb afflict, that have the same number of characters:

  1. bedevil (7 letter word)
    • inflections: bedevilled, bedevilling, bedeviled, bedeviling, bedevils
    • related terms: bedevilling, bedevilment
  2. control (7 letter word)
    • inflections: controlled, controlling, controls
    • related terms: decontrol, decontrolling, uncontrol, uncontrolling, overcontrol, overcontrolling, Photocontrol, precontrol, precontrolling, recontrol, recontrolling, subcontrol, subcontrolling, Controlee, controlless, controlling, controlment
  3. crucify (7 letter word)
    • inflections: crucified, crucifying, crucifies
    • related terms: cocrucify, recrucify, crucifier
  4. dictate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: dictated, dictating, dictates
    • related terms: predictate, predictable, predictor, prediction, predictation, predictive, redictate, redictation, dictature, dictator, dictation, dictative
  5. intrude (7 letter word)
    • inflections: intruded, intruding, intrudes
    • related terms: reintrude, intrudance, intruder
  6. jawbone (7 letter word)
    • inflections: jawboned, jawboning, jawbones
  7. obtrude (7 letter word)
    • inflections: obtruded, obtruding, obtrudes
    • related terms: preobtrude, obtruder
  8. shmoose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: shmoosed, shmoosing, shmooses
  9. shmooze (7 letter word)
    • inflections: shmoozed, shmoozing, shmoozes
  10. stretch (7 letter word)
    • inflections: stretched, stretching, stretches
    • related terms: unstretch, unstretchable, outstretch, outstretcher, overstretch, prestretch, restretch, upstretch, stretchy, stretchable, stretcher
  11. torment (7 letter word)
    • inflections: tormented, tormenting, torments
    • related terms: cotorment, tormentful, tormentable, tormenter, tormentor, tormentous, tormentation, tormentive, tormentative
  12. trouble (7 letter word)
    • inflections: troubled, troubling, troubles
    • related terms: untrouble, untroublable, distrouble, overtrouble, troubly, troubler, troublous

More specific words for the verb afflict, that have more characters:

  1. adventure (9 letter word)
    • inflections: adventured, adventuring, adventures
    • related terms: coadventure, coadventuress, coadventurer, co-adventure, disadventure, disadventurous, maladventure, misadventure, misadventurer, misadventurous, peradventure, preadventure, readventure, adventuress, adventurish, adventurism, adventurist, adventurer, adventurous
  2. aggrieve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: aggrieved, aggrieving, aggrieves
    • related terms: aggrievance, Aggriever
  3. background (10 letter word)
    • inflections: backgrounded, backgrounding, backgrounds
    • related term: backgrounder
  4. compassionate (13 letter word, the longest hyponym for afflict)
    • inflections: compassionated, compassionating, compassionates
    • related terms: uncompassionate, incompassionate, Discompassionate, compassionless, compassionable
  5. downplay (8 letter word)
    • inflections: downplayed, downplaying, downplays
  6. emphasise (9 letter word)
  7. emphasize (9 letter word)
  8. endeavor (8 letter word)
    • inflections: endeavored, endeavoring, endeavors
    • related terms: misendeavor, preendeavor, pre-endeavor, Endeavorment, endeavorer
  9. endeavour (9 letter word)
    • inflections: endeavoured, endeavouring, endeavours
    • related term: endeavourer
  10. frequent (8 letter word)
    • inflections: frequented, frequenting, frequents
    • related terms: unfrequent, infrequent, infrequence, disfrequent, Equifrequent, overfrequent, frequentage, frequency, Frequential, Frequentist, frequentness, frequentable, frequenter, frequentation, frequentative, frequently
  11. frustrate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: frustrated, frustrating, frustrates
    • related terms: refrustrate, frustrater, frustration, frustrative
  12. jaundice (8 letter word)
    • inflections: jaundiced, jaundicing, jaundices
  13. overextend (10 letter word)
    • inflections: overextended, overextending, overextends
  14. overstrain (10 letter word)
    • inflections: overstrained, overstraining, overstrains
  15. prescribe (9 letter word)
  16. schmoose (8 letter word)
    • inflections: schmoosed, schmoosing, schmooses
  17. schmooze (8 letter word)
  18. sightsee (8 letter word)
    • inflections: sightsaw, sightseen, sightseeing, sightsees
  19. struggle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: struggled, struggling, struggles
    • related terms: counterstruggle, prestruggle, upstruggle, struggler
  20. topicalize (10 letter word)
  21. tribulate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: tribulated, tribulating, tribulates
    • related terms: tribuloid, tribulation
  22. underline (9 letter word)
    • inflections: underlined, underlining, underlines
    • related terms: underlinen, underliner
  23. underscore (10 letter word)
    • inflections: underscored, underscoring, underscores

More specific phrases for the verb afflict, that have the same number of characters:

  1. come by (7 character phrase)
  2. drop by (7 character phrase)
  3. drop in (7 character phrase)
  4. set off (7 character phrase)
  5. take in (7 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the verb afflict, that have more characters:

  1. bear down (9 character phrase)
  2. bring out (9 character phrase)
  3. condole with (12 character phrase)
  4. drive home (10 character phrase)
  5. extend oneself (14 character phrase)
  6. feel for (8 character phrase)
  7. give it a try (13 character phrase)
  8. give it a whirl (15 character phrase)
  9. have a go (9 character phrase)
  10. inconvenience oneself (21 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for afflict)
  11. kill oneself (12 character phrase)
  12. lay on the line (15 character phrase)
  13. overexert oneself (17 character phrase)
  14. pick up the gauntlet (20 character phrase)
  15. play down (9 character phrase)
  16. point up (8 character phrase)
  17. press home (10 character phrase)
  18. put on the line (15 character phrase)
  19. ram home (8 character phrase)
  20. run a risk (10 character phrase)
  21. sympathize with (15 character phrase)
  22. take a chance (13 character phrase)
  23. take a dare (11 character phrase)
  24. take chances (12 character phrase)
  25. trouble oneself (15 character phrase)

Other more specific terms for the verb afflict:

  1. court-martial (13 character term)
    • inflections: court-martialled, court-martialling
  2. field-test (10 character term)
  3. re-emphasise (12 character term)
    • related term: re-emphasize
  4. re-emphasize (12 character term)

Related words for the term afflict, that have fewer characters:

  1. abuse (5 letter word)
    • inflections: abused, abusing, abuses
    • related terms: disabuse, disabusal, overabuse, overabusive, reabuse, abusage, abusee, abusable, abuser, abusious, abusive
  2. ail (3 letter word)
    • inflections: ailed, ailing, ails
    • related terms: ailette, ailment
  3. annoy (5 letter word)
    • inflections: annoyed, annoying, annoys
    • related terms: reannoy, reannoyance, annoyment, Annoyware, annoyance, annoyous
  4. befoul (6 letter word)
    • inflections: befouled, befouling, befouls
    • related terms: befoulment, befouler
  5. bite (4 letter word)
    • inflections: bit, bitten, biting, bites
    • related terms: debite, Debitage, debitable, debitor, combite, overbite, rebite, underbite, biteless, biteable, biter
  6. burden (6 letter word)
    • inflections: burdened, burdening, burdens
    • related terms: unburden, unburdenment, unburdensome, disburden, disburdenment, overburden, overburdensome, reburden, burdenless, burdensome, burdenable, burdener, burdenous
  7. burn (4 letter word)
    • inflections: burned, building, builds, burnt, burning, burns
    • related terms: unburn, unburnable, Inburn, outburn, overburn, preburn, reburn, reburnish, underburn, upburn, burnish, Burnlike, burny, burnable, burner, burnous
  8. chafe (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chafed, chafing, chafes
    • related terms: achafe, overchafe, rechafe, chafery, chafer
  9. crush (5 letter word)
    • inflections: crushed, crushing, crushes
    • related terms: recrush, recrusher, Crushee, crushable, crusher
  10. curse (5 letter word)
    • inflections: curst, cursed, cursing, curses
    • related terms: uncurse, incurse, incursive, excurse, Excursor, excursive, Countercurse, outcurse, precurse, precursal, precursor, precursive, recurse, recursant, recursive, cursal, cursen, curser, cursor, cursive
  11. cut (3 letter word)
    • inflections: cut, cutting, cuts
    • related terms: uncut, incut, intercut, miscut, outcut, overcut, precut, recut, undercut, upcut, cutify, cutlet, cutling, cuter, cutization
  12. defile (6 letter word)
    • inflections: defiled, defiling, defiles
    • related terms: defilade, defilable, defiler
  13. doom (4 letter word)
    • inflections: doomed, dooming, dooms
    • related terms: foredoom, foredoomer, Misdoom, predoom, redoom, doomage, doomful, doomlike, doomer
  14. fester (6 letter word)
    • inflections: festered, festering, festers
    • related terms: unfester, unfestive, infester, infestment, infestious, infestant, infestation, infestive, festerment
  15. fret (4 letter word)
    • inflections: fretted, fretting, frets
    • related terms: afret, unfret, unfretful, interfret, overfret, fretful, fretish, fretless, fretsome, fretize, Fretman, fretwise
  16. gall (4 letter word)
    • inflections: galled, galling, galls
    • related terms: egall, egalite, egality, egally, gallery, gallian, gallic, galline, gallish, Gallite, gall-like, gally, gallate, galler, gallous, gallize, gallant
  17. gnaw (4 letter word)
    • inflections: gnawn, gnawed, gnawing, gnaws
    • related terms: ungnaw, outgnaw, undergnaw, gnawable, gnawer
  18. grate (5 letter word)
    • inflections: grated, grating, grates
    • related terms: ingrate, ingratiate, regrate, regracy, regratify, regrater, regrator, grateful, gratify, grateless, gratelike, grater, grateman, gratewise
  19. grind (5 letter word)
    • inflections: ground, grinding, grinds
    • related terms: overgrind, Pregrind, regrind, regrinder, grindal, grindery, grindable, grinder
  20. gripe (5 letter word)
    • inflections: griped, griping, gripes
    • related terms: ungripe, gripeful, gripey, griper
  21. harass (6 letter word)
    • inflections: harassed, harassing, harasses
    • related terms: overharass, overharassment, harassment, harassable, harasser
  22. harm (4 letter word)
    • inflections: harmed, harming, harms
    • related terms: reharm, harmal, harmful, harmine, harmless, harmer
  23. harrow (6 letter word)
    • inflections: harrowed, harrowing, harrows
    • related terms: reharrow, upharrow, harrowment, harrower
  24. harry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: harried, harrying, harries
    • related terms: harrier, harriman
  25. hex (3 letter word)
    • inflections: hexed, hexing, hexes
    • related terms: unhex, hexade, hexine, hexer
  26. hurt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hurt, hurting, hurts
    • related terms: unhurt, unhurtful, Unhurtable, hurtful, hurtless, hurtling, hurtsome, hurty, hurtable, hurter
  27. impair (6 letter word)
    • inflections: impaired, impairing, impairs
    • related terms: unimpair, unimpairable, preimpair, preimpairment, impairment, impairable, impairer
  28. infect (6 letter word)
    • inflections: infected, infecting, infects
    • related terms: disinfect, disinfecter, disinfector, disinfectant, disinfection, Disinfectation, disinfective, preinfect, preinfection, reinfect, reinfectious, reinfection, Infectee, infectuous, Infectable, infectible, infecter, infector, infectious, infectant, infection, infective
  29. injure (6 letter word)
    • inflections: injured, injuring, injures
    • related terms: preinjure, preinjury, preinjurious, reinjure, reinjury, injury, injurable, injurer, injurious
  30. irk (3 letter word)
    • inflections: irked, irking, irks
    • related term: irksome
  31. jinx (4 letter word)
    • inflections: jinxed, jinxing, jinxes
    • related terms: Unjinx, outjinx
  32. martyr (6 letter word)
    • inflections: martyred, martyring, martyrs
    • related terms: unmartyr, co-martyr, foremartyr, martyrdom, martyress, Martyrial, martyrish, Martyrless, martyrlike, martyrship, martyry, martyrer, martyrise, martyrize, martyrisation, martyrization, martyrly
  33. menace (6 letter word)
    • inflections: menaced, menacing, menaces
    • related terms: premenace, remenace, menacer
  34. molest (6 letter word)
    • inflections: molested, molesting, molests
    • related terms: unmolest, molestful, Molestable, molester, molestious, molestation
  35. nip (3 letter word)
    • inflections: nipped, nipping, nips
  36. pain (4 letter word)
    • inflections: pained, paining, pains
    • related terms: copain, underpain, painful, pain-free, Painite, painless, Painlike, painty
  37. pester (6 letter word)
    • inflections: pestered, pestering, pesters
    • related terms: compester, impester, impestation, pesterment, pestersome, pesterer, pesterous
  38. pierce (6 letter word)
    • inflections: pierced, piercing, pierces
    • related terms: impierce, transpierce, Piercee, piercer, piercent
  39. pinch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: pinched, pinching, pinches
    • related terms: apinch, a-pinch, Pinchite, Pinchlike, Pinchy, pinchable, pincher
  40. poison (6 letter word)
    • inflections: poisoned, poisoning, poisons
    • related terms: unpoison, unpoisonable, unpoisonous, impoison, impoisoner, counterpoison, outpoison, prepoison, poisonful, poisonless, Poisonlike, poisonable, poisoner, poisonous
  41. press (5 letter word)
    • inflections: pressed, pressing, presses
    • related terms: depress, depressure, depressible, depressor, depressant, depressive, compress, compressure, compressible, compressor, compressive, impress, impressment, impressure, impressable, impressible, impresser, impressor, impressive, express, expressage, expressless, expressness, expressure, expressable, expressible, expresser, expressor, expressman, expressive, expressly, dispress, outpress, overpress, overpressure, Prepress, repress, repressment, repressure, repressible, represser, repressor, repressive, re-press, subpress, pressage, pressdom, pressful, pressure, pressable, pressible, presser, pressor, pressman, pressmanship, presswoman, pressive, pressly
  42. prick (5 letter word)
    • inflections: pricked, pricking, pricks
    • related terms: counterprick, overprick, upprick, prickish, prickless, prickling, pricky, pricker, prickant, prickly
  43. rankle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: rankled, rankling, rankles
    • related terms: rankless, rankly
  44. rasp (4 letter word)
    • inflections: rasped, rasping, rasps
    • related terms: raspish, raspite, raspy
  45. reduce (6 letter word)
    • inflections: reduced, reducing, reduces
    • related terms: overreduce, overreduction, re-reduce, re-reduction, reducible, reducer, Reducant, reducent, reduction, reductive
  46. rub (3 letter word)
    • inflections: rubbed, rubbing, rubs
    • related terms: inrub, rerub, Ruben, rubian, rubify, rubine, ruby, rubible, rubiate, rubor, rubious
  47. savage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: savaged, savaging, savages
    • related terms: unsavage, dissavage, presavage, presavagery, savagery, savagess, savagism, savager, savagize
  48. scathe (6 letter word)
    • inflections: scathed, scathing, scathes
    • related terms: scathful, scathy
  49. sicken (6 letter word)
    • inflections: sickened, sickening, sickens
    • related terms: resicken, sickener
  50. sorrow (6 letter word)
    • inflections: sorrowed, sorrowing, sorrows
    • related terms: oversorrow, oversorrowful, sorrowful, sorrowless, sorrowy, sorrower, Sorrowly
  51. stab (4 letter word)
    • inflections: stabbed, stabbing, stabs
    • related terms: estab, restab, restabling, stabling, stably
  52. sting (5 letter word)
    • inflections: stung, stinging, stings
    • related terms: unsting, costing, contrasting, foresting, outsting, resting, stingless, stingy, stinger
  53. taint (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tainted, tainting, taints
    • related terms: untaint, untaintable, taint-free, taintless, taintment, tainture, taintable, taintor
  54. tweak (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tweaked, tweaking, tweaks
    • related terms: Tweakage, tweaky, Tweakable, tweaker
  55. twist (5 letter word)
    • inflections: twisted, twisting, twists
    • related terms: atwist, untwist, untwistable, untwister, intwist, a-twist, cotwist, intertwist, overtwist, retwist, uptwist, twistless, twisty, twistable, twister, Twistor
  56. vex (3 letter word)
    • inflections: vexed, vexing, vexes, vext
    • related terms: devex, devexity, convex, Convexify, convexness, convexity, convexly, vexful, vexable, vexer, vexation
  57. weaken (6 letter word)
    • inflections: weakened, weakening, weakens
    • related terms: unweaken, reweaken, weakener
  58. worry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: worried, worrying, worries
    • related terms: aworry, interworry, overworry, worriless, worriment, worrisome, worriable, worrier, Worrily
  59. wound (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wounded, wounding, wounds
    • related terms: unwound, unwoundable, inwound, ewound, interwound, overwound, prewound, rewound, underwound, upwound, wound-free, woundless, Woundlike, woundy, woundable, wounder, woundly
  60. wring (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wrung, wringing, wrings
    • related terms: outwring, outwrite, upwring, wringer, wringman
  61. wrong (5 letter word)
    • inflections: wronged, wronging, wrongs
    • related terms: awrong, wrongful, wrongish, wrongless, wrongness, wronger, wrongous, wrongly, wrongwise

Related words for the term afflict, that have the same number of characters:

  1. agitate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: agitated, agitating, agitates
    • related terms: circumagitate, circumagitation, exagitate, exagitation, coagitate, counteragitate, counteragitation, overagitate, overagitation, preagitate, preagitation, reagitate, reagitation, agitable, agitant, agitation, agitative
  2. agonize (7 letter word)
    • inflections: agonized, agonizing, agonizes
    • related terms: unagonize, coagonize, Coagonist, overagonize, agonal, agonic, Agonism, agonist, agony, agonise, Agonization
  3. anguish (7 letter word)
    • inflections: anguished, anguishing, anguishes
    • related terms: anguishful, anguishous, Anguishly
  4. bewitch (7 letter word)
    • inflections: bewitched, bewitching, bewitches
    • related terms: unbewitch, counterbewitch, bewitchery, bewitchful, bewitchment, Bewitchable, bewitcher
  5. condemn (7 letter word)
    • inflections: condemned, condemning, condemns
    • related terms: forecondemn, precondemn, precondemnation, recondemn, recondemnation, condemnable, condemnate, condemner, condemnor, condemnation
  6. corrupt (7 letter word)
    • inflections: corrupted, corrupting, corrupts
    • related terms: uncorrupt, uncorruptness, uncorruptible, uncorruption, uncorruptive, uncorruptly, incorrupt, incorruptness, incorruptible, incorruption, incorruptive, incorruptly, overcorrupt, overcorruption, overcorruptly, precorrupt, precorruptness, precorruption, precorruptive, precorruptly, recorrupt, recorruption, corruptful, corruptless, corruptness, Corruptable, corruptible, corrupter, corruptor, corruptious, corruption, corruptive, corruptly
  7. deprave (7 letter word)
    • inflections: depraved, depraving, depraves
    • related terms: depravate, depraver, depravation, depravity
  8. derange (7 letter word)
    • inflections: deranged, deranging, deranges
    • related term: deranger
  9. despoil (7 letter word)
    • inflections: despoiled, despoiling, despoils
    • related terms: despoilment, despoiler, despoilation
  10. destroy (7 letter word)
    • inflections: destroyed, destroying, destroys
    • related term: predestroy
  11. disable (7 letter word)
    • inflections: disabled, disabling, disables
    • related terms: predisable, predislike, redisable, Disablism, disabler
  12. envenom (7 letter word)
    • inflections: envenomed, envenoming, envenoms
    • related terms: Envenomate, envenomous, envenomization, envenomation
  13. inflame (7 letter word)
    • inflections: inflamed, inflaming, inflames
    • related terms: disinflame, misinflame, reinflame, inflamable, inflamer
  14. invalid (7 letter word)
    • inflections: invalided, invaliding, invalids
    • related terms: ex-invalid, invalidcy, invalidhood, invalidish, invalidism, invalidness, invalidship, invalidate, invalidation, invalidity, invalidly
  15. oppress (7 letter word)
    • inflections: oppressed, oppressing, oppresses
    • related terms: preoppress, preoppressor, reoppress, oppressible, oppressor, oppressive
  16. outrage (7 letter word)
    • inflections: outraged, outraging, outrages
    • related terms: reoutrage, outrager, outrageous
  17. perturb (7 letter word)
    • inflections: perturbed, perturbing, perturbs
    • related terms: perturbment, perturbable, perturbate, perturbance, perturber, perturbant, perturbation, perturbative
  18. pollute (7 letter word)
    • inflections: polluted, polluting, pollutes
    • related terms: impollute, repollute, Pollutable, polluter, pollutant, pollution, pollutive
  19. torture (7 letter word)
    • inflections: tortured, torturing, tortures
    • related terms: untorture, cotorture, overtorture, pretorture, retorture, Torturess, torturable, torturer, torturous
  20. violate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: violated, violating, violates
    • related terms: unviolate, unviolable, unviolent, unviolative, inviolate, inviolable, previolate, previolation, reviolate, reviolation, violature, violater, violator, violation, violative

Related words for the term afflict, that have more characters:

  1. convulse (8 letter word)
    • inflections: convulsed, convulsing, convulses
    • related terms: convulsible, convulsant, convulsive
  2. debilitate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: debilitated, debilitating, debilitates
    • related terms: overdebilitate, debility, debilitant, debilitation, debilitative
  3. desolate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: desolated, desolating, desolates
    • related terms: predesolate, predesolation, desolation, desolative
  4. devitalize (10 letter word)
    • inflections: devitalized, devitalizing, devitalizes
    • related term: devitation
  5. disadvantage (12 letter word)
    • inflections: disadvantaged, disadvantaging, disadvantages
    • related terms: predisadvantage, predisadvantageous, disadvantageous
  6. discomfort (10 letter word)
    • inflections: discomforted, discomforting, discomforts
    • related terms: discomfortable, discomforter
  7. disorder (8 letter word)
    • inflections: disordered, disordering, disorders
    • related term: predisorder
  8. disquiet (8 letter word)
    • inflections: disquieted, disquieting, disquiets
    • related terms: disquieten, disquietness, disquieter, disquietly
  9. disserve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: disserved, disserving, disserves
  10. distress (8 letter word)
    • inflections: distressed, distressing, distresses
    • related terms: undistress, predistress, distressful
  11. embitter (8 letter word)
    • inflections: embittered, embittering, embitters
    • related term: disembitter
  12. enervate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: enervated, enervating, enervates
    • related terms: enervous, enervation, enervative
  13. enfeeble (8 letter word)
    • inflections: enfeebled, enfeebling, enfeebles
    • related terms: enfeeblish, enfeebler
  14. excruciate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: excruciated, excruciating, excruciates
    • related terms: excruciable, excruciation
  15. hospitalize (11 letter word)
    • inflections: hospitalized, hospitalizing, hospitalizes
    • related terms: rehospitalize, hospitage, hospital, hospitable, hospitate, hospitious, hospitize, hospitant, hospitation
  16. incapacitate (12 letter word)
    • inflections: incapacitated, incapacitating, incapacitates
    • related terms: incapacity, incapacitant, incapacitation, Incapacitative
  17. indispose (9 letter word)
    • inflections: indisposed, indisposing, indisposes
    • related terms: preindispose, preindisposition, Indisposable, indisposition
  18. inundate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: inundated, inundating, inundates
    • related terms: inundable, inundant, inundation
  19. irritate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: irritated, irritating, irritates
    • related terms: counterirritate, counterirritant, counterirritation, irritable, irritant, irritation, irritative
  20. lacerate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: lacerated, lacerating, lacerates
    • related terms: delacerate, lacery, lacerable, lacerant, laceration, lacerative
  21. maltreat (8 letter word)
    • inflections: maltreated, maltreating, maltreats
    • related terms: maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator
  22. martyrize (9 letter word)
    • inflections: martyrized, martyrizing, martyrizes
    • related terms: martyrdom, martyress, Martyrial, martyrish, Martyrless, martyrlike, martyrship, martyry, martyrer, martyrise, martyrisation, martyrization, martyrly
  23. mistreat (8 letter word)
    • inflections: mistreated, mistreating, mistreats
    • related terms: mistreatment, Mistreater
  24. overwhelm (9 letter word)
    • inflections: overwhelmed, overwhelming, overwhelms
    • related term: overwhelmer
  25. persecute (9 letter word)
    • inflections: persecuted, persecuting, persecutes
    • related terms: overpersecute, persecutee, persecutor, persecution, persecutive
  26. prejudice (9 letter word)
    • inflections: prejudiced, prejudicing, prejudices
    • related terms: unprejudice, unprejudicial, imprejudice, imprejudicate, Counterprejudice, disprejudice, prejudicial, prejudicate, prejudicious, prejudication, prejudicative
  27. prostrate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: prostrated, prostrating, prostrates
    • related terms: deprostrate, prostrator, prostration, prostrative
  28. threaten (8 letter word)
    • inflections: threatened, threatening, threatens
    • related terms: outthreaten, prethreaten, rethreaten, threatenable, threatener
  29. overafflict (11 letter word)
    • related term: overaffliction
  30. preafflict (10 letter word)
    • related term: preaffliction
  31. reafflict (9 letter word)
  32. afflicter (9 letter word)
    • related terms: affliction, afflictive
  33. affliction (10 letter word)
    • related terms: self-affliction, self-afflictive, unaffliction, overaffliction, preaffliction, afflicter, afflictive
  34. afflictive (10 letter word)
    • related terms: self-afflictive, self-affliction, afflicter, affliction

Related phrases for the term afflict, that have fewer characters:

  1. cut up (6 character phrase)
  2. do ill (6 character phrase)
  3. lay up (6 character phrase)

Related phrase for the term afflict, that has the same number of characters:

  1. do evil (7 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term afflict, that have more characters:

  1. break down (10 character phrase)
  2. bring to tears (14 character phrase)
  3. do a mischief (13 character phrase)
  4. do wrong (8 character phrase)
  5. do wrong by (11 character phrase)
  6. draw tears (10 character phrase)
  7. get into trouble (16 character phrase)
  8. give pain (9 character phrase)
  9. inflict pain (12 character phrase)
  10. kill by inches (14 character phrase)
  11. load with care (14 character phrase)
  12. play havoc with (15 character phrase)
  13. play hob with (13 character phrase)
  14. prolong the agony (17 character phrase)
  15. put to it (9 character phrase)
  16. put to torture (14 character phrase)
  17. wreak havoc on (14 character phrase)

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