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inflicting

verb
present participle of inflict

Synonyms of inflicting

to cause someone to accept or experience something unwanted
  • The criminal inflicted a lifetime of distress on his unsuspecting victims.

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“Inflicting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inflicting. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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