English translation of 'afligir'
1. to distress
2. (atormentar) to torment
3. (inquietar) to worry
afligir-se reflexive verb
afligir-se com to worry about
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'afligir' in Other Languages
British English: afflict VERB
If you are afflicted by pain, illness, or disaster, it affects you badly and makes you suffer.
The country has been afflicted by political corruption for decades.
British English: distress VERB
If someone or something distresses you, they cause you to be upset or worried.
The idea of her being in danger distresses him enormously.
Translation of afligir from the Collins Portuguese to English