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Another word for catastrophe

  1. An occurrence inflicting widespread destruction and distress

      1. A drama or literary work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffers extreme sorrow, especially as a consequence of a tragic flaw, moral weakness, or inability to cope with unfavorable circumstances.
      2. The genre made up of such works.
      3. The art or theory of writing or producing these works.
      1. An occurrence causing widespread destruction and distress; a catastrophe.
      2. A grave misfortune.
      3. A total failure:
      1. A violent upheaval that causes great destruction or brings about a fundamental change.
      2. A violent and sudden change in the earth's crust.
      3. A devastating flood.
      1. An event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or severe affliction; a disaster:
      2. Dire distress resulting from loss or tragedy.
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Another word for catastrophe