transitive verb (-lated; -lating) Etymology: Late Latin tribulatus, past participle of tribulare Date: circa 1637 to cause to endure tribulation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tribulate — trib·u·late …   English syllables

  • tribulate — verb oppress or trouble greatly • Derivationally related forms: ↑tribulation • Hypernyms: ↑afflict • Verb Frames: Something s somebody …   Useful english dictionary

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