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September 15, 2021

Word of the Day: Tribulation

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Word of the Day : September 15, 2021

tribulation \trib-yuh-LAY-shun\ noun

What It Means

Tribulation, which is often used in the phrase "trials and tribulations," refers to a trying experience. It can also mean "unhappiness, pain, or suffering."

// The young, ambitious chef knew of trials and tribulations of opening a new restaurant, but he was ready for the undertaking.

// Her son's illness has been a source of great tribulation.

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Aired September 15, 2021

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