Definitions for Tribulationˌtrɪb yəˈleɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trial, tribulation, visitation(noun)

    an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event

    "his mother-in-law's visits were a great trial for him"; "life is full of tribulations"; "a visitation of the plague"

Wiktionary

  1. tribulation(Noun)

    Any adversity; a trying period or event.

  2. Tribulation(ProperNoun)

    A relatively short period of time before the second coming where believers will experience worldwide persecution and be purified and strengthened by it.

  3. Origin: tribulation, from tribulacion, from tribulatio, from tribulare, from tribulum, from terere; see trite.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tribulation(noun)

    that which occasions distress, trouble, or vexation; severe affliction

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tribulation

    trib-ū-lā′shun, n. severe affliction: distress. [L.,—tribulāre, -ātum, to afflict—tribulum, a sledge for rubbing out corn—terĕre, to rub.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tribulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tribulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kahlil Gibran:

    Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.

  2. William Arthur Ward:

    Wise are they who have learned these truths Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.

  3. Edward Chapin:

    The brightest crowns that are worn in heaven have been tried, and smelted, and polished, and glorified through the furnace of tribulation.

  4. Michael Monahan:

    In making up the character of God, the old theologians failed to mention that He is of infinite cheerfulness. The omission has caused the world much tribulation.

  5. Herbert Hoover:

    Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die. And it is youth who must inherit the tribulation, the sorrow, and the triumphs that are aftermath of war.

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