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English verb: inflict

1. inflict (communication) impose something unpleasant


SamplesThe principal visited his rage on the students.


Synonymsbring down, impose, visit


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something on somebody


Broader (hypernym)communicate, intercommunicate


Narrower (hyponym)clamp, dictate, foist, give, intrude, obtrude, order, prescribe









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