natural disasters

Definition of natural disasters

  1. :  a disaster caused by natural forces The earthquake was one of the worst natural disasters of this century.

Word by Word Definitions

naturalplay
  1. :  based on an inherent sense of right and wrong

    :  being in accordance with or determined by nature

    :  having or constituting a classification based on features existing in nature

  1. :  one born without the usual powers of reason and understanding

    :  a sign ♮ placed on any degree of the musical staff to nullify the effect of a preceding sharp or flat

    :  a note or tone affected by the natural sign

disasterplay disasters
  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


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