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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.
Translations of “catastrophe”
in Arabic كارِثة…
in Korean 재앙…
in Malaysian bencana…
in French catastrophe…
in Turkish felaket, afet, facia…
in Italian catastrofe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大災難, 大災禍, 困境,不利的局面…
in Russian катастрофа…
in Polish katastrofa…
in Vietnamese thảm họa…
in Portuguese catástrofe…
in Thai ความหายนะ…
in German die Katastrophe…
in Catalan catàstrofe…
in Japanese 大惨事…
in Indonesian bencana…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大灾难, 大灾祸, 困境,不利的局面…
(Definition of catastrophe from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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