What is another word for ordeal?

239 synonyms found


[ ɔːdˈi͡əl], [ ɔːdˈi‍əl], [ ɔː_d_ˈiə_l]

Synonyms for Ordeal:

adversity (noun) difficulty (noun) eastern poison oak (noun) hell (noun) predicament (noun) visitation (noun) eastern poison oak Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Ordeal:

  1. heel, deal, real, reel, leal, spiel, eel, seal, heal, meal, steel, neel, wheel, kneel, weil, teal, veal, peel, steal, zeal, scheele, keel, peal, steele, feel, squeal;
  2. repeal, appeal, reveal, conceal, puerile, congeal, anneal, brasil, unseal, ideal, surreal, unreal, abele, genteel;
  3. automobile;

Quotes for Ordeal:

  1. These years of the Ecole Normale were an ordeal Nothing was handed to me on the first try. Jacques Derrida.
  2. The difficulty, the ordeal is to start. Zane Grey.
  3. The ordeal of virtue is to resist all temptation to evil. Thomas Malthus.

Adjectives for Ordeal:

  • scathing,
  • unimaginable,
  • strict,
  • immediate,
  • hard,
  • next,
  • second,
  • terrible,
  • severe,
  • barbaric,
  • successful,
  • cruel,
  • terrifying,
  • fiery,
  • preliminary.