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Synonyms for earthquake
ˈɜrθˌkweɪk

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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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  1. List of known nicknames for "Earthquake":

    Nathaniel Stroman, Nathaniel Martin Stroman

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. earthquake

    Synonyms:
    Quake, seismic activity, tremblor, temor

How to pronounce earthquake?

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How to use earthquake in a sentence?

  1. Tourism Minister Ananda Prasad Pokharel:

    They had already paid the money as royalty to climb but could not complete their mission due to the earthquake.

  2. Jeff Baran:

    Instead of requiring nuclear power plants to be prepared for the actual flooding and earthquake hazards that could occur at their sites, the NRC will allow them to be prepared only for the old out-of-date hazards typically calculated decades ago when the science of seismology and hydrology was far less advanced than it is today.

  3. Nobukazu Kuriki:

    I have chosen to come now to help Nepal, which is in troubles because of the earthquake.

  4. Lord Byron:

    Poetry is the lava of the imagination whose eruption prevents an earthquake.

  5. Jeannette Rankin:

    You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.

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