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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.
Translations of “disaster”
in Arabic كارِثة, نَكْبة…
in Korean 재난, 재앙…
in Malaysian bencana…
in French désastre…
in Turkish felaket, âfet, yıkım…
in Italian disastro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 災難,大禍…
in Russian бедствие, катастрофа…
in Polish klęska, katastrofa…
in Vietnamese tai họa…
in Portuguese desastre…
in Thai ความหายนะ…
in German die Katastrophe…
in Catalan desastre…
in Japanese 災害, 大惨事, 大失敗…
in Indonesian bencana…
in Chinese (Simplified) 灾难,大祸…
(Definition of disaster from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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