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1. tribulation

noun. ['ˌtrɪbjəˈleɪʃən'] an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event.

Synonyms

  • visitation
  • affliction
  • trial

Antonyms

  • hire
  • good health
  • defense
  • prosecution

Etymology

  • tribulation (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tribulacion (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Tribulation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word tribulation


1. Noun, singular or mass
This will be followed by a seven-year tribulation period, during which the antichrist rises to power.

Quotes containing the word tribulation


1. God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain.
- C.S. Lewis

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