To deliver a blow or blows
(--- Informal) To converse or chat, as during a visit
Wreak is to cause or inflict damage, harm or revenge.
To deliver forcefully.
To cause to have emotional or mental problems that interfere with social functioning:
To commit (a blunder), impose (a hoax), etc.
To cause to come down or fall with force; knock down, as from an erect position
To obtrude or force (oneself, for example) on another or others.
To break down or open by force:
To get rid of; discard:
To apply, as laws to particular cases; to administer; to execute; to manage; to direct.
The definition of afflict is to cause great physical or mental pain or agony or to create for someone a curse to bear.
To impose, offer, or tender (an oath, for example).
To force payment of; extort
To bring into nearness or contact with something; put on, upon, or to:
(Music) To perform on an instrument:
To have as a requisite or necessity; need or depend on:
To be the cause of or reason for; result in.
To perform for an audience:
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