noun. ['ɔrˈdiːl'] a severe or trying experience.
Rhymes with Ordeal
Sentences with ordeal
1. Noun, singular or mass
When your vehicle is sold, this may not be the end of your ordeal.
noun. ['ɔrˈdiːl'] 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.
- trial by ordeal