The definition of a disaster is an event, often sudden, that causes great damage or devastation.
An instance of this; unlucky accident; mishap; mischance
Any great upheaval, as an earthquake or a war, that causes sudden and violent changes, great destruction, etc.
A very sad or tragic event or sequence of events; disaster
An unfortunate accident.
An emergency is defined as a sudden, unexpected situation that causes the need to take immediate action.
Inevitable destruction or ruin:
The definition of a conflict is a fight or disagreement.
The heightened part of the action in ancient drama, leading directly to the catastrophe
A mass of blossoms:
Any fight or struggle; conflict
The definition of adversity refers to hardships, challenges or misfortune.
Havoc is defined as a lot of destruction or chaos.
A misfortune or difficulty:
The definition of a debacle is a sudden downfall or a total failure.
Any violent disturbance, as a social upheaval or an earthquake
A means of inflicting severe suffering, vengeance, or punishment.
A cause of destruction or irreparable harm or loss:
A thing hard to bear; specific cause of discomfort or suffering, as poverty, pain, etc.
A process resulting in the production of large numbers of ionized particles, in which electrons or ions collide with molecules, with each collision itself producing an additional electron or ion that in turn collides with other molecules. Avalanches are what generate the pulses of electric current that are registered by Geiger counters.
The definition of devastation is severe destruction or a state of severe grief or sadness.
A sudden severe downturn:
Intense emotional suffering caused by loss, disaster, misfortune, etc.; acute sorrow; deep sadness
An automobile or railroad collision or accident:
The act or process of imposing or meting out something unpleasant.
Losses of personnel resulting from death, injury, etc.
An illness; ailment; disease
A cause of such suffering; pain, sorrow, poverty, squalor, etc.
A cessation of proper functioning or performance:
An accident or unlucky event.
An unlucky accident; misadventure
Fortuitous elegance; unstudied grace; ""” used especially of language.
The gaining of fame or prosperity:
Anything that gives happiness or prevents misfortune; special benefit or favor
The definition of a wonder is someone or something that amazes people, or something miraculous or amazing.
A success in a struggle against difficulties or an obstacle:
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
A complete failure; esp., an ambitious project that ends as a ridiculous failure
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