- [noun] an event resulting in great loss and misfortune; "the whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity"; "the earthquake was a disaster"
Synonyms: calamity, catastrophe, disaster, cataclysm
- [noun] drama in which the protagonist is overcome by some superior force or circumstance; excites terror or pity
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- act of God, force majeure, vis major, inevitable accident, unavoidable casualty
- kiss of death