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Definitions for catastrophic
cat·a·stroph·ic

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word catastrophic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. catastrophic, ruinousadjective

    extremely harmful; bringing physical or financial ruin

    "a catastrophic depression"; "catastrophic illness"; "a ruinous course of action"

Wiktionary

  1. catastrophicadjective

    Of or pertaining to a catastrophe.

  2. catastrophicadjective

    Disastrous; ruinous.

ChatGPT

  1. catastrophic

    Catastrophic refers to a sudden and widespread disaster or tragedy that causes great damage and suffering. It can also refer to an event or situation that is extremely harmful and devastating, potentially leading to severe disruption and irreversible changes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Catastrophicadjective

    of a pertaining to a catastrophe

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of catastrophic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of catastrophic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of catastrophic in a Sentence

  1. Texas Sen. Cruz:

    I will rip to shreds this catastrophic Iranian nuclear deal.

  2. Danielle Foltz:

    I wish to God The Foltzes knew nothing about catastrophic epilepsy and Acthar, the Foltzes heart has always been to protect other families from going through hell, emotional and financial, that The Foltzes did.

  3. Jeff Hicks:

    Once she had this catastrophic deal, I knew we were looking at potentially having it every year. I resigned myself to the fact that this may be the path we're on.

  4. Vladimir Putin:

    If the price of energy is lowered on purpose, this also hits those who introduce those limits, It's far from certain that sanctions, sharp falls in the oil price (and) the depreciation of the national currency will cause negative effects or catastrophic consequences only for us. No such thing will happen!.

  5. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!”- Ramana Pemmaraju

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