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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

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  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. Elon Musk:

    If there’s ever sort of an apocalyptic scenario, of some kind, hypothetically, you just press the bioweapon defense mode button, this is a real button.

  2. Michael Formuziewich:

    So far there's nothing apocalyptic that's happening, the pain will grow, but in my opinion it is not going to lead to even a single year where the banks lose money. It's just not going to get to those levels.

  3. Tom Hardy:

    This is George's world and he's pushing the boundaries and endeavoring to grow it and develop more the world of the post apocalyptic landscape that it's set in.

  4. Analyst Ives:

    Overall, the Street was expecting an apocalyptic quarter and Model 3 deliveries were better than feared by many.

  5. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

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

Images & Illustrations of apocalyptic

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