disaster strikes

Definition of disaster strikes

  1. :  something very bad happens When disaster strikes, we will be prepared.

Word by Word Definitions

disasterplay
  1. :  an unfavorable aspect (see aspect 2a) of a planet or star

    :  a sudden calamitous event bringing great damage, loss, or destruction

    :  a sudden or great misfortune or failure

strikeplay strikes
  1. :  to take a course :  go

    :  to aim and usually deliver a blow, stroke, or thrust (as with the hand, a weapon, or a tool)

    :  to arrive with detrimental effect

  1. :  a tool for smoothing a surface (as of a mold)

    :  an act or instance of striking

    :  a work stoppage by a body of workers to enforce compliance with demands made on an employer


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