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calamity

noun

Definition of CALAMITY

a sudden violent event that brings about great loss or destruction <this latest breakdown of the car is inconvenient, but not a calamity>
Synonyms apocalypse, calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, debacle (also débâcle), tragedy
Near Antonyms godsend, manna, windfall

April 01, 2015
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