Definitions for infliction

Definitions for (noun) infliction

Main entry: infliction

Definition: an act causing pain or damage

Main entry: imposition, infliction

Definition: the act of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo)

Main entry: bother, botheration, pain, pain in the ass, pain in the neck, annoyance, infliction

Definition: something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness

Usage: washing dishes was a nuisance before we got a dish washer; a bit of a bother; he's not a friend, he's an infliction

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