Translation of "catastrophe" - English-Spanish dictionary

catastrophe

noun uk /kəˈtæs·trə·fi/ us /kəˈtæs·trə·fi/

an extremely bad event that causes a lot of suffering or destruction

catástrofe
The country is facing an catastrophe.

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

catastrophe

noun /kəˈtӕstrəfi/

a sudden great disaster

catástrofe
earthquakes and other natural catastrophes
Her brother’s death was a catastrophe for the family.
catastrophic /kӕtəˈstrofik/ adjective

catastrófico
The crash was due to a catastrophic error by the helicopter pilot.
catastrophically adverb

catastróficamente
The club catastrophically failed to fulfil/fulfill expectations on the football field.

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