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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A frustrating or catastrophic event.

Usage examples (31)
  • tribulation will not hurt you, unless it does - what alas! It too often does - unless it hardens you and makes you sour and narrow and skeptical.
  • The word tribulation means calamity, or suffering.
  • Philadelphia alone of the seven are honored with unmixed praise, as faithful in tribulation and rich in good works.
  • And those who keep their treaty when they make one, and the patient in tribulation and adversity and time of stress. for more
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