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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cataclysmal, cataclysmicadjective

    severely destructive

    "cataclysmic nuclear war"; "a cataclysmic earthquake"



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  1. Trey Gowdy:

    The potential consequences of us getting it wrong are maybe cataclysmic, we have to be right every time.

  2. Mitch Ceasar:

    It's going to take some cataclysmic event -- getting hit over the head with a 2-by-4 -- to get them to say,' We have to go out there and protect the bottom of the ballot so we can grow people up,'.

  3. Leon Black:

    Clearly what you're seeing in the energy market with the cataclysmic fall in oil prices - halved in such a short period - I think you will have haves and have nots, we along with others in our industry are dusting off (opportunities).

  4. Heather Barr:

    It's absolutely cataclysmic, we don't have months or weeks to stem this emergency... we are in the emergency already.

  5. Thomas Dupree:

    The leak of that draft opinion was just an absolutely terrible, cataclysmic event for the court, i think it was a breach of trust, it was obviously a breach of integrity. And I think it's going to take a long time for the scars from that leak to heal.

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