A very sad or tragic event or sequence of events; disaster
A cause of such suffering; pain, sorrow, poverty, squalor, etc.
An automobile or railroad collision or accident:
A low-pressure atmospheric disturbance resulting in strong winds accompanied by rain, snow, or other precipitation and often by thunder and lightning.
That which produces such suffering; trouble, loss, affliction, etc.
Any means of inflicting severe punishment, suffering, or vengeance
A cause of destruction or irreparable harm or loss:
Trouble, distress, etc., or a cause of this
An accident, especially one involving serious injury or loss of life.
Any sudden calamity or misfortune; shock
The definition of an atrocity is something that is very cruel or brutal.
The definition of adversity refers to hardships, challenges or misfortune.
Bodily dysfunction or discomfort caused by disease or injury:
Solace or consolation in time of sorrow or distress:
Advantage; gain; benefit
Benefit or profit; gain:
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
Find another word for calamities. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for calamities, like: tragedies, miseries, wrecks, storms, sorrows, scourges, ruins, fiascos, dooms, difficulties and casualties.