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Another word for tribulation

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Noun
  1. Something hard to bear physically or emotionally

      1. Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
      2. An afflicted condition; pain; suffering
      1. A source of great worry or stress; weight:
      2. (Music) A phrase or theme that recurs at the end of each verse in a folk song or ballad.
      3. Anything one has to bear or put up with; heavy load, as of work, duty, responsibility, or sorrow
      1. A monument in the form of a cross, or with a cross on it, marking a crossroad, boundary, grave, etc.
      2. A trial, affliction, or frustration.
      3. (Christianity) The sign of the cross.
      1. A formal examination of the facts of a case by a court of law to decide the validity of a charge or claim
      2. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
      3. An instance of such a proceeding:
    See also:

    heavy

    over

  2. A state of pain or anguish that tests one's resiliency and character

      1. A place, time, or situation in which different social forces or intellectual influences come together and cause new developments:
      2. An extremely difficult experience or situation; a severe test or trial:
      3. A severe test or trial
      1. Any difficult, painful, or trying experience; severe trial
      2. An ancient method of trial in which the accused was exposed to physical dangers, from which he or she was supposed to be divinely protected if innocent
      3. A method of trial in which the accused was subjected to pain or danger as a means of invoking God's intercession, with the outcome regarded as revealing a divine determination of guilt or innocence.
      1. An effort or attempt:
      2. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
      3. An instance of such a proceeding:
      1. The act or an instance of visiting; esp., an official visit to inspect or examine, as that made by a bishop to a church in his diocese
      2. The action or an instance of visiting or an instance of being visited:
      3. The provision made for a parent to spend time with a child who is in the physical custody of another.
    See also:

    easy

Another word for tribulation

Noun
      1. Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
      2. A condition of pain, suffering, or distress:
      1. (Law) The act of distraining or seizing goods to compel payment or other satisfaction for a debt or other duty owed; distraint.
      2. Physical deterioration, as of a highway, caused by hard use over time:
      3. A state of danger or trouble; bad straits
      1. An effort or attempt:
      2. The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
      3. An instance of such a proceeding:
      1. An ancient method of trial in which the accused was exposed to physical dangers, from which he or she was supposed to be divinely protected if innocent
      2. Any difficult, painful, or trying experience; severe trial
      3. A method of trial in which the accused was subjected to pain or danger as a means of invoking God's intercession, with the outcome regarded as revealing a divine determination of guilt or innocence.