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  1. Inflicted

    of Inflict

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  1. inflicted

    to impose as something that must be borne or suffered, to impose (anything unwelcome) or to deal or deliver

    We apologise for the laws and policies of successive Parliaments and government that have inflicted profound grief, suffering and loss on these fellow Australian Indigenous people, the owners of Australia

    Submitted by anonymous on June 13, 2019  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inflicted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inflicted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of inflicted in a Sentence

  1. President Donald Trump:

    It could have been stopped right where it came from, China, if we would have known about it, but now, the whole world, almost, is inflicted with this horrible -- with this horrible virus, and it's too bad.

  2. George Takei:

    What we have is this endless cycle, the repetition of this kind of horror, injustice being inflicted on minority people, and we see it again today on our southern borders, but we've reached a new, grotesque low. We were together with our parents. Our families were intact. What we see today now is this incredible inhumanity of children being torn away from their parents.

  3. Robert Kennedy:

    Our father’s death impacted our family in ways that can never adequately be articulated, and today’s decision by a two-member parole board has inflicted enormous pain.

  4. Andrew Carnegie:

    All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    As to yesterday, it breaks my heart, that my friend, a President of a consequence, were to allow yesterday to happen, and it will be a major part of his presidency. It was a self-inflicted wound. It was going too far.

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