An event resulting in great loss and misfortune.
The whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity.
The earthquake was a disaster.
Cognise, Cognize, Know - be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about; "I have come to know everything".
Speak, Talk - exchange thoughts; talk with; "This is Neetu speaking".
But, Just, Merely, Only, Simply - and nothing more; "Just let it be".
Decade, Decennary, Decennium - a period of 10 years; "A decade has passed since the invasion of Iraq".
10, Decade, Ten, Tenner, X - the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system; "It was ten men".
Cheer, Cheer Up, Jolly Along, Jolly Up - cause (somebody) to feel happier or more cheerful; "She tried to cheer up the disappointed child when he failed to win the spelling bee".
Insurrection, Rebellion, Revolt, Rising, Uprising - organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another; "Spain continued its attempts to crush the revolt".
Revolt - make revolution; "The people revolted when bread prices tripled".
Rick, Sprain, Turn, Twist, Wrench, Wrick - twist violently; "Don`t twist my ear miss".
Auto, Automobile, Car, Machine, Motorcar - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "I will get there by car".