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ordeal
used in Arrowsmith

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a very difficult or painful experience
  • He was too conscious of the ordeal of a professional social life, and he could never understand that esoteric phenomenon, the dinner-party—the painful entertainment of people whom one neither likes nor finds interesting.
    Chapter 39 (1% in)

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