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CATACLYSMIC

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does cataclysmic mean? 

CATACLYSMIC (adjective)
  The adjective CATACLYSMIC has 1 sense:

1. severely destructive

  Familiarity information: CATACLYSMIC used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CATACLYSMIC (adjective)


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Meaning:

Severely destructive

Synonyms:

cataclysmal; cataclysmic

Context examples:

cataclysmic nuclear war / a cataclysmic earthquake

Similar:

destructive (causing destruction or much damage)


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