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American English: /ɪnˈflɪkʃən/
British English: /ɪnˈflɪkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of infliction in Spanish:


  • (of burden, penalty) the infliction of pain
    el causar dolor
    Example sentences
    • Perhaps, for instance, it's proper to derive satisfaction from deprivation of liberty but categorically improper to derive satisfaction from deprivation of life or infliction of physical pain.
    • It specifies that torture includes only intentional infliction of ‘severe pain or suffering, whether physical or mental.’
    • Georgia, coined the phrase ‘unnecessary and wanton infliction of pain.’
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