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Correct spelling: affliction

Definition of affliction:

  1. The state of being afflicted, or its cause; calamity.

Common misspellings for affliction:

affiction, affication.


Google Ngram Viewer results for affliction:

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Examples of usage for affliction:

  1. By a tender and most pardonable confusion between the symptoms and its cause Ranny's mother had hit upon a phrase that made it possible for them to discuss his father's affliction without the smallest, most shadowy reference to its essential nature. –  by
  2. This view was taken several years ago; and since then the younger Grace in her turn is under a cloud of affliction –  by
  3. " A sad affliction has befallen me," said the marquis, " and none sympathize with me!" –  by

Quotes for affliction:

  1. The true believer is rewarded in every thing, even in affliction.
  2. I have known no man of genius who had not to pay, in some affliction or defect either physical or spiritual, for what the gods had given him.
  3. Our task, of course, is to transmute the anger that is affliction into the anger that is determination to bring about change. I think, in fact, that one could give that as a definition of revolution.
  4. We can stand affliction better than we can prosperity, for in prosperity we forget God.
  5. Affliction is not sent in vain, young man, from that good God, who chastens whom he loves.