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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Having the characteristics of a violent and massive event.

Usage examples (31)
  • Adjective : cataclysmic changes
  • It arrived on the surface of the planet rather more cataclysmically than Amalfi had intended.
  • Its entirely possible for the sea levels to be modestly rising at most 3mm a year and not have the poles cataclysmically melting.
  • We have been so cataclysmically wrong in this kind of assumption over the years, that you would think people would be charier now. for more
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