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Synonyms for purgatory

Noun

1. purgatory, situation
usage: a temporary condition of torment or suffering; "a purgatory of drug abuse"
2. purgatory, imaginary place, mythical place, fictitious place
usage: (theology) in Roman Catholic theology the place where those who have died in a state of grace undergo limited torment to expiate their sins
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