Sentence Examples


  • Exhaustion from the ordeal was taking its toll on Carmen as well, but she tried to stay awake.
  • She had done nothing but cry, complain and faint since this ordeal had begun.
  • The long ordeal in the desert was over, but what waited for her now was uncertain.
  • Once my telephone ordeal was over, everything was out of our hands.
  • Dusty's interviewees rarely lived through the ordeal, and Damian wasn't yet ready for that step.

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