how to pronounce tribulation


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tribulation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of tribulation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… here's a sort of tribulation kind kind …”

meanings of tribulation


  1. Any adversity; a trying period or event.


  1. (A period of) persecution before the Second Coming, lasting seven years, which Christians will experience worldwide which will purify and strengthen them.

tribulation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tribulation occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics tribulation can be related to

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1) communication, information, and media;

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