Translation of "cataclysm" - English-Spanish dictionary

cataclysm

noun uk /ˈkæt.ə.klɪ.zəm/ us /ˈkæt̬-/ literary

an event that causes a lot of destruction, or a sudden, violent change

cataclismo
cataclysmic adjective uk /ˌkæt.əˈklɪz.mɪk/ us /ˌkæt̬-/

catastrófico
These countries are on the brink of cataclysmic famine.

(Translation of “cataclysm” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

cataclysm

noun /ˈkӕtəklizəm/

(formal ) a violent disaster or upheaval; disaster

cataclismo
The island had suffered the cataclysm of a volcano eruption.
cataclysmic adjective

cataclísmico
a cataclysmic event.

(Translation of “cataclysm” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)