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Meaning of “calamity” - Learner’s Dictionary

calamity

noun [C]     /kəˈlæməti/
a sudden, bad event that causes a lot of damage or unhappinessAccidents and disastersDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesFailures
Translations of “calamity”
in Spanish calamidad…
in Vietnamese thiên tai…
in Thai เหตุการณ์ที่เลวร้าย…
in Malaysian malapetaka…
in French calamiteux…
in German das Unheil…
in Indonesian bencana…
in Chinese (Simplified) 灾难,灾祸…
in Turkish afet, beklenmedik kötü olay…
in Russian бедствие, большое несчастье…
in Chinese (Traditional) 災難,災禍…
in Polish klęska, katastrofa…
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