noun. ['ɔrˈdiːl'] a severe or trying experience.
Words that Rhyme with Ordeal
Example sentences of the word 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