Afflictedness Af*flict"ed*ness, n. The state of being afflicted; affliction. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • afflictedness — noun The state or quality of being afflicted …   Wiktionary

  • afflictedness — noun ( es) : affliction …   Useful english dictionary

  • afflict — afflictedness, n. afflicter, n. /euh flikt /, v.t. 1. to distress with mental or bodily pain; trouble greatly or grievously: to be afflicted with arthritis. 2. Obs. a. to overthrow; defeat. b. to humble. [1350 1400; ME afflicten < L afflictus… …   Universalium

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