To afflict retributively; chasten or chastise.
To afflict with pain or discomfort:
To annoy, harass, or tease
To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
To vex; harass; trouble; torment
To trouble or annoy constantly
To cause physical pain to; hurt:
To oppress is to have something worry you or weigh you down.
To harm or damage in some way; be bad for
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
(Informal) To irritate; annoy:
To exhaust or weaken with strain of any sort
Burden is defined as making heavy with a load or with emotion.
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
To trouble persistently; harass.
(Intransitive) To deliver a quick blow or thrust; to give blows.
To go or move at a rack.
Curse is defined as to wish evil or injury on someone or to use swear words.
To feel or suffer anguish.
To give help or relief (to); assist
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
(Law) To help; aid
To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
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