Usage examples for ordeal

  1. It does not seem probable to me that she will sing again, in spite of the ordeal she has been through. – A Top-Floor Idyl by George van Schaick
  2. And he prepared the ordeal for his son by doing the same. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. Or, if you would prefer waiting until morning, I shall not insist on the- er- ordeal to- night. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon