disaster


disaster

noun

Definition of DISASTER

1
a sudden violent event that brings about great loss or destruction <hurricanes are natural disasters>
Synonyms apocalypse, calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, debacle (also débâcle), tragedy
Near Antonyms godsend, manna, windfall
2
something that has failed <an utter disaster, the play opened and closed on the same miserable night>
Near Antonyms corker, crackerjack (also crackajack), dandy, jim-dandy, phenomenon

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