Translation of "disaster" - English-Spanish dictionary

disaster

noun uk /dɪˈzɑː·stər/ us /dɪˈzæs·tər/

a very bad situation, especially something that causes a lot of harm or damage

desastre
floods and other natural disasters

something that is a failure or negative result

desastre
His idea was a total disaster.

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

disaster

noun /diˈzaːstə/

a terrible event, especially one that causes great damage, loss etc

desastre
The earthquake was the greatest disaster the country had ever experienced.
disastrous adjective

desastroso
a disastrous mistake.
disastrously adverb

desastrosamente
The race ended disastrously for him when he crashed into a safety barrier.

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