|part of speech:
||a condition of pain or suffering, or the cause of such a state.
She has a hard time walking because of her back affliction.I looked at my freckles as an affliction.
- distress, misery, suffering
- blessing, comfort
- similar words:
- adversity, blow, burden, cross, discomfort, evil, hardship, harm, hurt, pain, sorrow, torment, trial, trouble, woe
||ache, ailment, blight, calamity, curse, disability, disaster, disease, disorder, horror, ill, illness, misery, ordeal, plague, tragedy