What does apocalyptic mean?

Definitions for apocalyptic
əˌpɒk əˈlɪp tɪkapoc·a·lyp·tic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apocalyptic, apocalyptical, revelatory(adj)

    prophetic of devastation or ultimate doom

  2. apocalyptic(adj)

    of or relating to an apocalypse


  1. apocalyptic(Noun)

    One who predicts apocalypse.

  2. apocalyptic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to an apocalypse:

  3. apocalyptic(Adjective)

    Portending a future apocalypse (disaster, devastation or doom).

  4. Origin: From ἀποκαλυπτικός, from ἀποκαλύπτειν, from ἀπό + καλύπτειν.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apocalyptic(adj)

    alt. of Apocalyptical

  2. Apocalyptic(noun)

    alt. of Apocalyptist


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apocalyptic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apocalyptic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of apocalyptic in a Sentence

  1. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

    I think that such an apocalyptic scenario is unlikely and I hope this will never happen.

  2. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

    I believe such (an) apocalyptic scenario is unlikely, and hope that it will never get to that point.

  3. Elon Musk:

    If there’s ever sort of an apocalyptic scenario of some kind, hypothetically, you just press the Bioweapon Defense Mode Button.

  4. Robert McKenzie:

    I mean, this is a group that has an apocalyptic worldview, i don't suspect that this is going to impact the way that they operate.

  5. Ritchie Torres:

    The apocalyptic criticisms( that) critics are making will never come true and are coming from the same groups apposing body cameras in general.

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