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Definition 1: impose something unpleasant - [verb of communication]

Samples where inflict or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The principal visited his rage on the students

Synonyms for inflict in the sense of this definition

(inflict is a kind of ...) transmit thoughts or feelings

"He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"

(... is a kind of inflict ) issue commands or orders for

(... is a kind of inflict ) thrust oneself in as if by force

"The colors don't intrude on the viewer"

(... is a kind of inflict ) impose or inflict forcefully

"The military government clamped a curfew onto the capital"

(... is a kind of inflict ) inflict as a punishment

"She gave the boy a good spanking" "The judge gave me 10 years"

(... is a kind of inflict ) to force onto another

"He foisted his work on me"

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