Synonyms and Antonyms of disaster
a sudden violent event that brings about great loss or destruction
- Hurricanes are natural disasters.
bloodbath, collapse, crash, meltdown
Armageddon, doomsday, end-time
convulsion, paroxysm, upheaval
accident, casualty, fatality
misadventure, mischance, misfortune, mishap
blast, blow, double whammy, one-two (or one-two punch)
something that has failed
- An utter disaster, the play opened and closed on the same night.
bomb, bummer, bust, catastrophe, clinker, clunker, debacle (also débâcle), dud, failure, fiasco, fizzle, flop, frost, lemon, loser, miss, turkey, washout