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Synonym of Ordeal

Ordeal Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
ordeal
Synonyms and related words:
Sabbat, acid test, adversity, affliction, anguish, assay, blank determination, brouillon, calvary, criterion, cross, crucial test, crucible, determination, disaster, distress, docimasy, essay, feeling out, fiery ordeal, first draft, ghost dance, grief, hardship, kiteflying, magic circle, misery, misfortune, nightmare, ordeal by battle, probation, proof, rough draft, rough sketch, sounding out, standard, suffering, test, test case, touchstone, tragedy, trial, trials and tribulations, tribulation, tribulations, troubles, try, verification, visitation
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
ordeal

Noun
1. a severe or trying experience
(hypernym) experience
2. a primitive method of determining a person's guilt or innocence by subjecting the accused person to dangerous or painful tests believed to be under divine control; escape was usually taken as a sign of innocence
(synonym) trial by ordeal
(hypernym) trial

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