Synonyms of inflict in English:

inflict


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verb

1‘I came close to inflicting a serious injury on Frank’

SYNONYMS
administer to, deal out to, mete out to, serve out to, deliver to, apply to
lay, impose, exact, wreak
cause to, give to

2‘I had no desire to inflict an alcoholic parent on my children’

SYNONYMS
impose, force, press, thrust, foist
saddle someone with, land someone with, lumber someone with, burden someone with