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Synonyms for cataclysmiccat·a·c·lysmic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cataclysmal, cataclysmicadjective

    severely destructive

    "cataclysmic nuclear war"; "a cataclysmic earthquake"

    Synonyms:
    cataclysmal

    Antonyms:
    constructive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cataclysmic":

    catastrophic

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How to use cataclysmic in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Trey Gowdy:

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

  4. The Witcher:

    As a lifelong fan of fantasy, I am beyond excited to tell the story' The Witcher : Blood Origin.' A question has been burning in my mind ever since I first read The Witcher books -- What was the Elven world really like before the cataclysmic arrival of the humans ? i've always been fascinated by the rise and fall of civilizations, how science, discovery, and culture flourish right before that fall. How vast swathes of knowledge are lost forever in such a short time, often compounded by colonization and a rewriting of history. Leaving only fragments of a civilization's true story behind.

  5. Defense Secretary James Mattis:

    We have seen them trying to bring advanced weaponry into Syria on its way to Lebanese Hezbollah in southern Lebanon, israel is not going to wait until those missiles are in the air. Will it be cataclysmic ? I hope not, I hope Iran pulls back.

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