(Geol.) A sudden, violent change, such as an earthquake
A very sad or tragic event or sequence of events; disaster
The definition of a disaster is an event, often sudden, that causes great damage or devastation.
An arched roof, ceiling, or covering of masonry
A burial monument or cenotaph
The state of being physically destroyed, collapsed, or decayed:
An abrupt loss of perceived value or of effect:
The definition of a cemetery is a place where people are buried.
A disturbing or being disturbed
(metaphorical) An overspreading of any kind; overflowing or superfluous abundance; a flood; a great influx; as, an inundation of tourists.
A sudden flood, rush, or outpouring:
Something that flows over; an excess.
A large amount or number, especially when moving from one place to another:
The definition of a downpour is a very hard rainfall.
Something that overwhelms as if by a great flood:
The definition of a convulsion is a violent uncontrolled body shake, commotion or laughing fit.
Misfortune is bad luck or a distressing occurrence.
(Countable) A replacement, e.g. a change of clothes
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
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