An experience that tests one's endurance, patience, or faith.
A difficult or annoying experience
A novel or other literary work with similar characteristics
A procedure for critical evaluation; a means of determining the presence, quality, or truth of something; a trial:
Something suffered; pain, distress, or injury
An event or experience that is intensely distressing.
Active participation in events or activities, leading to the accumulation of knowledge or skill:
An extremely difficult experience or situation; a severe test or trial:
Deep trouble or misery
The appearance or arrival of a supernatural being.
One's preference or wish:
Find another word for ordeals. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ordeals, like: troubles, tribulations, trials, tragedies, tests, sufferings, nightmares, griefs, experiences, crucibles and distresses.