(Geol.) A sudden, violent change, such as an earthquake
Any great upheaval, as an earthquake or a war, that causes sudden and violent changes, great destruction, etc.
A disastrous event, especially one involving distressing loss or injury to life:
A cause of destruction or irreparable harm or loss:
An unfortunate accident.
An instance of this; unlucky accident; mishap; mischance
An accident or unlucky event.
A complete failure; esp., an ambitious project that ends as a ridiculous failure
The definition of devastation is severe destruction or a state of severe grief or sadness.
A sudden, disastrous collapse, downfall, or defeat; a rout.
Losses of personnel resulting from death, injury, etc.
A mass of blossoms:
The definition of adversity refers to hardships, challenges or misfortune.
Intense emotional suffering caused by loss, disaster, misfortune, etc.; acute sorrow; deep sadness
A possible source of danger:
A failure; a flop:
(Informal) A failure
An unlucky accident; misadventure
(Law) An occurrence, esp. a disaster, that is due entirely to the forces of nature and that could not reasonably have been prevented
An automobile or railroad collision or accident:
A destructive fire.
A fever or bodily inflammation:
An explosion, as of dynamite
An upsetting or being upset
The definition of bankruptcy means the state of not having enough money or assets to pay all debts.
A sudden, heavy fall, as of snow
An extreme or severe measure:
The act or process of imposing or meting out something unpleasant.
The provision made for a parent to spend time with a child who is in the physical custody of another.
Any cause of evil or injury
(Old Poet.) Deadly harm; ruin; death
(Sports) The throwing of a ball over and beyond a target, especially in baseball.
(Meteorol.) A lowering of the atmospheric pressure indicated by the fall of mercury in a barometer
A means of inflicting severe suffering, vengeance, or punishment.
Sorrow or grief; misery.
A cessation of proper functioning or performance:
A flood tide.
Defeat is defined as the state of being beaten or having lost.
A sudden loud noise, as of an object breaking:
An abrupt failure of function, strength, or health; a breakdown.
The act or prayer of one who blesses; invocation or benediction
Prosperous condition; good fortune, wealth, success, etc.
A victory, especially in a competition.
A noteworthy achievement or success:
The gaining of fame or prosperity:
The definition of a wonder is someone or something that amazes people, or something miraculous or amazing.
A condition of opposition or conflict between two or more people or things:
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
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