Synonyms and Antonyms of casualty
1 a person or thing harmed, lost, or destroyed the real casualties in the war against drugs are millions of innocent children Synonyms fatality, loss, prey, victim Related Words loser, underdog; martyr, sacrifice; collateral damage; murderee Near Antonyms gainer, victor, winner; harmer, injurer; assassin, killer, murderer
2 a chance and usually sudden event bringing loss or injury casualties at sea that sometimes resulted in great losses of men or even of entire ships Synonyms accident, mischance, mishapRelated Words calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, cropper, deathblow, disaster, tragedy; bummer, knock, misadventure, misfortune; collision, crack-up, crash, smashup, wreckNear Antonyms boon, break, fluke, godsend, miracle, strike, windfall; fortune, luck, serendipity
3 archaic the uncertain course of events believes finding one's true love is too important a matter to be left to mere casualty Synonyms accident, chance [archaic], circumstance, hap, hazard, luckRelated Words fortuitousness, fortuity, haphazardry, randomness, uncertainty; fluke, happenchance, happenstance; destiny, doom, fate, fortune, lot; danger, peril, riskNear Antonyms intent, intention, purpose; design, outline, plan, scheme
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