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Another word for casualty

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Noun
  1. An unexpected and usually undesirable event

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    surprise

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  2. One that is made to suffer injury, loss, or death

      1. One who is harmed or killed by another, especially by someone committing a criminal or unlawful act:
      2. A person or animal killed as a sacrifice to a god in a religious rite
      3. A person who is tricked, swindled, or taken advantage of:
      1. One that is deceived or taken advantage of by another:
      2. An animal hunted or caught by another for food:
      3. The collection of animals typically hunted and eaten by a predator:
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  3. A termination of life, usually as the result of an accident or a disaster

      1. One who is killed as a result of such an occurrence:
      2. A death caused by a disaster, as in an accident, war, etc.
      3. A death resulting from an accident or disaster:
      1. The end of life; the permanent cessation of vital bodily functions, as manifested in humans by the loss of heartbeat, the absence of spontaneous breathing, and brain death.
      2. (Law) Civil death.
      3. A manner of dying:
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    live

Another word for casualty

Noun
  1. A misfortune

      1. A decree made by fate; destiny.
      2. One who is killed as a result of such an occurrence:
      3. A death resulting from an accident or disaster:
      1. Deep trouble or misery
      2. Any extreme misfortune bringing great loss and sorrow; disaster
      3. An event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or severe affliction; a disaster:
      1. An accident, mistake, or problem.
      2. Evil accident; ill luck; misfortune; mischance.
      3. An unfortunate accident.
      1. (Law) An unforeseen event that occurs without anyone's fault or negligence
      2. An unforeseen event that is not the result of intention or has no apparent cause:
      3. An unexpected and undesirable event, especially one resulting in damage or harm: