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Calamitous

Pronunciation of Calamitous
/kɐlˈamɪtəs/, /kɐlˈamɪtəs/, /k_ɐ_l_ˈa_m_ɪ_t_ə_s/

Antonyms for calamitous:

favorable, lucky, encouraging, fortunate, happy.

Synonyms for calamitous:

Sense 1

cataclysmic, cataclysmal.

Sense 2

frightful.

marvelous

unspeakable.

Other synonyms and related words:

black, fatal, dim, frightful, cataclysmic, cataclysmal, smutty, devastative, blackened, smuggled, pitch-dark, inglorious, contraband, ignominious, black market, damning, ruinous, shameful, unspeakable, pitch black, fateful, grim, dark, Annihilatory, bleak, mordant, bootleg, opprobrious.

adverse (adjective)

catastrophic, burdensome, unpropitious, miserable, troublesome, hard, unfriendly, disastrous, distressful, detrimental, untoward, inauspicious, adverse, unfavorable, tragic, unlucky, grievous, opposing, unfortunate, antipathetic, difficult, perilous.

all (adjective)

fatal, fateful, disastrous, black.

baneful (adjective)

contagious, evil, wicked, infectious, cancerous, cursed, baneful, poisonous, ill.

deplorable (adjective)

opprobrious.

destructive (adjective)

cataclysmal, cataclysmic, devastating, deleterious, harmful, ruinous, damaging, destructive, disastrous, catastrophic, injurious, deadly, detrimental.

direful (adjective)

unpropitious, inauspicious.

disastrous; tragic (adjective)

catastrophic, deadly, adverse, harmful, grievous, ruinous, unfortunate, unfavorable, cataclysmic, devastating, fatal.

evil (adjective)

baneful, loathsome, destructive, detrimental, heinous, repellent, atrocious, bad, hideous, terrible, evil, damnable, wicked, sinful, revolting, repugnant, sinister, monstrous, nefarious, abominable, disgraceful, foul, repulsive, offensive, reprehensible.

offensive (adjective)

frightful.

ruinous (adjective)

ruinous.

unspeakable (adjective)

unspeakable.

Sense 2 (noun)

cataclysmal, ruinous, cataclysmic.

calamitous (noun)

black, fateful, unfortunate, disastrous, fatal.

disastrous (noun)

ruinous.

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