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Synonyms for Holocaust
ˈhɒl əˌkɔst, ˈhoʊ lə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. holocaust(noun)

    an act of mass destruction and loss of life (especially in war or by fire)

    "a nuclear holocaust"

    Synonyms:
    final solution

  2. Holocaust, final solution(noun)

    the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945

    Synonyms:
    final solution

Wiktionary

  1. Holocaust(propernoun)

    Synonyms:
    Shoah

  2. Holocaust(propernoun)

    The mass murder of Jews and other groups by the Nazi regime during World War II.

    Synonyms:
    Shoah

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. holocaust(n.)

    Synonyms:
    burnt-offering (wholly consumed)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    shoah, massacre, incendiary

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How to use Holocaust in a sentence?

  1. Wasserman Schultz:

    Cavalier analogies to the Holocaust are unacceptable. Mike Huckabee must apologize to the Jewish community and to the American people for this grossly irresponsible statement.

  2. Barack Obama:

    The recent terrorist attacks in Paris serve as a painful reminder of our obligation to condemn and combat rising anti-Semitism in all its forms, including the denial or trivialization of the Holocaust.

  3. Rabbi Lau:

    This is certainly a shoah of the Syrian people and it did not start today, for the past six years they have been living in a Holocaust.

  4. Marion Wiesel:

    My husband was a fighter, he fought for the memory of the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust, and he fought for Israel. He waged countless battles for innocent victims regardless of ethnicity or creed.

  5. Heiko Maas:

    We reject any relativisation of the Holocaust, germany bears responsibility for the most atrocious crime of human history.


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