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ordeal
ɔːr'diːl
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A primitive method of determining a person's guilt or innocence by subjecting the accused person to dangerous or painful tests believed to be under divine control; escape was usually taken as a sign of innocence.
  2. A severe or trying experience.
Hyphenationor•deal
Part of Speech(名) noun
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煎熬jiān'áoto suffer; to torture; to torment; ordeal; suffering; torture; torment
考验kǎoyànto test; to put to the test; trial; ordeal
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