Synonyms and Antonyms of crucible
a test of faith, patience, or strength soldiers who had withstood the crucible of war Synonyms of crucible cross, trial, fire, gauntlet (also gantlet), ordealWords Related to crucible baptism, initiation; adversity, affliction, asperity, misadventure, mischance, misfortune, mishap, privation, tragedy, tribulation, trouble, vicissitude, woe; acid test, litmus test; challenge, complication, difficulty, grief, grievance, hardship, rigor; annoyance, discomfort, inconvenience, nuisance
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