Textual thesaurus for "trial"

(noun) test, run

the act of testing something

in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately; he called each flip of the coin a new trial

(noun) test

the act of undergoing testing

he survived the great test of battle; candidates must compete in a trial of skill

(noun) trial run, tryout, test

trying something to find out about it

a sample for ten days free trial; a trial of progesterone failed to relieve the pain

(noun) visitation, tribulation

an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event

his mother-in-law's visits were a great trial for him; life is full of tribulations; a visitation of the plague