What does afflicted mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. afflicted, stricken(adj)

    grievously affected especially by disease

  2. afflicted, impaired(adj)

    mentally or physically unfit

Webster Dictionary

  1. Afflicted

    of Afflict

Freebase

  1. Afflicted

    Afflicted was a technical death metal band from Sweden, active in the early 1990s. They were an important and influential part of the Swedish death metal scene, though overshadowed by better-known bands like Entombed and Dismember.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of afflicted in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of afflicted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sextus Propertius:

    Afflicted by love's madness all are blind.

  2. The Pope:

    May the power of Christ, which brings freedom and service, be felt in so many hearts afflicted by war, persecution and slavery.

  3. New York:

    Nothing is more shameful than pocketing millions of dollars donated by good-hearted people who just wanted to help children afflicted with a terminal illness.

  4. Mayor Virg Bernero:

    It is beyond comprehension that this American hero lost his life on the streets of Lansing while collecting charitable contributions for children afflicted by muscular dystrophy.

  5. Arthur Koestler:

    If one looks with a cold eye at the mess man has made of history, it is difficult to avoid the conclusion that he has been afflicted by some built-in mental disorder which drives him towards self-destruction.

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