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Related to plagues: bubonic plague, 10 plagues
plagueverb afflict, aggravate, aggrieve, annoy, badger, bait, bedevil, beset, bother, browbeat, bullyrag, cross, devil, discommode, discompose, displease, disquiet, disturb, exasperate, exercere, fret, gall, gibe, grate, harry, haunt, heckle, hector, incommode, inflict pain on, irk, irritate, macerate, molest, mortify, nag, needle, nettle, offend, oppress, pain, persecute, pester, pique, pother, prey on, provoke, rack, roil, ruffle, scourge, smite, spite, taunt, tease, torment, torture, trouble, try the patience, vex, vexare, worry
See also: annoy, badger, bait, discommode, discompose, disease, disturb, dun, embarrass, goad, harass, harm, harrow, harry, hector, importune, infliction, irritate, mistreat, molest, nuisance, obsess, persecute, perturb, pique, press, prey, provoke, trouble