An event resulting in great loss and misfortune.
The whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity.
The earthquake was a disaster.
Sectarian, Sectarist, Sectary - a member of a sect; "You are a sectarian".
Beard, Face Fungus, Whiskers - the hair growing on the lower part of an adult man`s face excluding the mustache; "I have grown a beard".
Drunk, Drunkard, Inebriate, Rummy, Sot, Wino - a chronic drinker; a person who is frequently drunk; "He is the drunkard".
Catch, Get - grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "You wouldn`t get it".
Good Will, Goodwill, Grace - a disposition to kindness and compassion; "It`s the grace of God".
Anxious, Dying - eagerly desirous; "I`m anxious to see the new show at the museum".
Error, Fault, Mistake - a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention; "It was done by a mistake".
Febricity, Febrility, Fever, Feverishness, Pyrexia - a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection; "The fever hasn`t come down yet".
Call, Call Up, Phone, Ring, Telephone - get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone; "He doesn`t call me anymore".
Sip - a small drink; "I just had one sip".