Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Turkish translation of “holocaust”

holocaust

noun [C]   /ˈhɒləkɔːst/
when a very large number of people are killed and things destroyed, such as in a war or fire
büyük can ve mal kaybı, olağanüstü felaket; afet
a nuclear holocaustMurder and attempted murderKillingAccidents and disastersDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesFailures
(Definition of holocaust noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Accidents and disasters, but you might be interested in these topics from the Happenings and events topic area:

Definitions of “holocaust” in English

Translations of “holocaust” in other languages

Word of the Day

pump iron

to lift heavy weights for exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More