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Definition of disaster

What is the definition of "disaster"?
  • dis•as•ternoun
  • 1. An occurrence causing widespread destruction and distress; a catastrophe.
    2. A grave misfortune.
    3. Informal A total failure: The dinner party was a disaster.
    4. Obsolete An evil influence of a star or planet.

Use "disaster" in a sentence
  • "The phrase "disaster of biblical proportions" is becoming as common in the media as "war-torn country"."

    "To see vindication and victory in disaster is just not a wise course to follow."

    "In a single effort behind the camera Irwin Allen gave new meaning to the term disaster movie."

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