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tribulations

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plural of tribulation

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a state of great suffering of body or mind
  • a documentary chronicling the lasting tribulation of Holocaust survivors

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“Tribulations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tribulations. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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