GRE Word List


distress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution

The meaning of the word tribulation is distress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution.

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immutablenot capable of or susceptible to change
imperviousnot allowing entrance or passage : impenetrable
overwroughtextremely excited : agitated
abolishto end the observance or effect of (something, such as a law) : to completely do away with (something) : annul
confoundto throw (a person) into confusion or perplexity
refuseto express oneself as unwilling to accept
quaffto drink (a usually alcoholic beverage) heartily or copiously
hybridan offspring of two animals or plants of different subspecies, breeds, varieties, species, or genera
germinateto cause to sprout or develop
intolerantunable or unwilling to endure