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Synonyms for earthquake
ˈɜrθˌkweɪkearth·quake

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. earthquake, quake, temblor, seismnoun

    shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity

    Synonyms:
    seism, quake, temblor

  2. earthquakenoun

    a disturbance that is extremely disruptive

    "selling the company caused an earthquake among the employees"

    Synonyms:
    seism, quake, temblor

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    Nathaniel Stroman, Nathaniel Martin Stroman

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. earthquake

    Synonyms:
    Quake, seismic activity, tremblor, temor

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How to use earthquake in a sentence?

  1. Wash Westmoreland:

    When I started reading Susanna Jones' brilliant novel I just fell into it, just the psychology was so fascinating and the story's so unexpected and I felt, 'Aha, I can use this to make a neo-noir,' earthquake Bird.

  2. Kobe BryantLive:

    The NBA family starts with the people of Japan, the survivors of the earthquake and the Pacific tsunami.

  3. Aryeh Shimron:

    The flooding of [the] tomb was caused by this earthquake which hit Jerusalem in [A.D.] 363, that soil and mud that flooded the tomb also buried the ossuaries.

  4. Tina Neal:

    Until we see earthquake activity dying down and the ground stops moving, it's likely that this activity is going to continue.

  5. The Arx Pax patent:

    In an earthquake, a construction platform floating on a buffer medium may experience greatly reduced shear forces, in a flood, a construction platform floating on a buffer medium can be configured to rise as water levels rise to limit flood damage.


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