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  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. Heather Barr:

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

  3. 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.

  4. Paul Triolo:

    Given that WeChat has become a critical part of everyday life and commerce in China, such a move would likely also be cataclysmic for Apple's business in China — without Weixin available on the iPhone, for example, sales would likely plummet.

  5. Catherine Monk:

    Other researchers have seen this pattern of a decrease in male births related to traumatic cataclysmic events, one of them being President Kennedy's assassination and the other being the September 11 terrorist attacks in New York City.

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