Synonyms for affliction

Synonyms for (noun) affliction

Synonyms: affliction

Definition: a cause of great suffering and distress

Similar words: trouble

Definition: an event causing distress or pain

Usage: what is the trouble?; heart trouble


Synonyms: affliction

Definition: a condition of suffering or distress due to ill health

Similar words: unhealthiness, health problem, ill health

Definition: a state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain


Synonyms: affliction

Definition: a state of great suffering and distress due to adversity

Similar words: adversity, hard knocks, hardship

Definition: a state of misfortune or affliction

Usage: debt-ridden farmers struggling with adversity; a life of hardship