Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Catastrophe"

The meaning of "Catastrophe" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does humanitarian catastrophe mean?
A: A very bad disaster in which many people are lacking the basic things needed to survive.
Q: What does The catastrophe you fear will happen. As a fact already happened. mean?
A: ...fact it has already...
Q: What does catastrophe mean?
A: Simply think of it as a disaster. For example, the oil spill was an environmental catastrophe.
Q: What does catastrophe mean?
A: A "catastrophe" is a disaster or tragedy

Example sentences using "Catastrophe"

Q: Please show me example sentences with catastrophe.
A: A global pandemic would be a catastrophe.

An earthquake on a small island would be a catastrophe.
Q: Please show me example sentences with catastrophe, disaster, and what is the difference between them.
A: catastrophe and disaster are synonyms so they can be used interchangeably. there is no difference so their usage depends on the writers personal preference of word choice.

ex: “the ending of the movie was a disaster.”
“the ending of the movie was a catastrophe.”

personally, i would use disaster before i would use catastrophe. while they are both dramatic, disaster seems less formal for everyday conversation. but there aren’t many “common expressions” because these words signify something really bad which (hopefully) doesn’t occur often
Q: Please show me example sentences with catastrophe.
A: A catastrophe has been averted.
Few passengers survived the catastrophe.
The consequence of a wrong translation can sometimes be catastrophic.
My speech was a total catastrophe; I forgot my notes, and the microphone wouldn't work.
The President has declared the earthquake a national catastrophe and is sending immediate financial aid to the region.
Our shortage of rainfall this year is catastrophic for local farms.

Synonyms of "Catastrophe" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between catastrophe and tragedy ?
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Q: What is the difference between catastrophe and catastrophe ?
A: You just typed in the same word twice, I'm not sure what you're asking.
Q: What is the difference between catastrophes and cataclysm ?
A: As nouns the difference between catastrophe and cataclysm is that catastrophe is any large and disastrous event of great significance while cataclysm is a sudden, violent event.
"an environmental catastrophe"
"the cataclysm of the First World War"
Q: What is the difference between catastrophe and disastrous ?
A: My decision lead to disastrous consequences.

Vs.

The decision lead to catastrophe.

Disastrous a n adjective - describes something, catastrophe is a noun. Disaster would mean the same as catastrophe. I hope this helps!
Q: What is the difference between catastrophe and calamity ?
A: They both mean the same thing ("disaster"), but "catastrophe" is used more often than "calamity" and I believe "catastrophe" is a little more serious and is usually of a larger scale.

Translations of "Catastrophe"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? catastrophe
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? catastrophe
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? " l'ampleur de la catastrophe "
A: The extent of the catastrophe
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Other questions about "Catastrophe"

Q: Catastrophe :
1. any sudden and violent change in the earth's surface caused by flooding, earthquake, or some other rapid process

Could you make some examples by using the meaning of catastrophe?

A: 1) The explosion of the nuclear plant caused a catastrophe in the country.
2) The massive earthquake caused a catastrophe to the small town.
3) When the war planes dropped bombs on the country, it caused a catastrophe.
Q: catastrophe does this sound natural?
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Q: You can't rank a catastrophe nor people's suffering from it does this sound natural?
A: Sounds very professional. Awesome job!
Q: "It leads to catastrophe." does this sound natural?
A: Sounds very nice to me.
Q: it will be a catastrophe if you don't submit your homework on time does this sound natural?
A: Sounds good!

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