tribulate

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verb trib·u·late \ˈtri-byə-ˌlāt\

Definition of tribulate

tribulated

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tribulating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cause to endure tribulation

Origin and Etymology of tribulate

Late Latin tribulatus, past participle of tribulare


First Known Use: circa 1637

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