catastrophe - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate catastrophe

catastrophe is hyphenated as ca-tas-tro-phe

How to pronounce catastrophe

catastrophe is pronounced kə´tăs tr əfēː

Number of syllables in catastrophe

The number of syllables in catastrophe is 4

What part of speech in catastrophe?

catastrophe is a noun

How common in the word catastrophe?

catastrophe is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does catastrophe convey?

Has a sentiment score of -3 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'catastrophe'

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Common collocations before 'catastrophe'

after, can, edge, face, first, like, only, people, potential, seem, something, such, telling, time, word

Words with similar spelling to catastrophe

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Common Verb Collocations of catastrophe

avert, avoid, be, befall, bring, can, cause, come, do, follow, happen, have, keep, lead, may, might, must, occur, overtake, overwhelm, pile, prevent, result, see, seem, should, survive, take, will, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of catastrophe

and, but, neither, or, yet

Lists containing catastrophe

Synonyms of 'accident'
Synonyms of 'action'
Synonyms of 'affliction'
Synonyms of 'angle'
Synonyms of 'architecture'
Synonyms of 'argument'
Synonyms of 'atmosphere'
Synonyms of 'background'
Synonyms of 'bitter end'
Synonyms of 'Angle'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'breakdown'
Synonyms of 'breakup'
Synonyms of 'calamity'
Synonyms of 'casualty'
Synonyms of 'cataclysm'
Synonyms of 'cave'
Synonyms of 'cessation'
Synonyms of 'characterization'
Synonyms of 'climax'
Synonyms of 'coda'
Synonyms of 'collapse'
Synonyms of 'collision'
Synonyms of 'color'
Synonyms of 'completion'
Synonyms of 'complication'
Synonyms of 'conclusion'
Synonyms of 'consummation'
Synonyms of 'continuity'
Synonyms of 'contrivance'
Synonyms of 'convulsion'
Synonyms of 'counterrevolution'
Synonyms of 'crash'
Synonyms of 'crisis'
Synonyms of 'culmination'
Synonyms of 'death'
Synonyms of 'debacle'
Synonyms of 'decease'
Synonyms of 'denouement'
Synonyms of 'design'
Synonyms of 'destination'
Synonyms of 'destiny'
Synonyms of 'development'
Synonyms of 'device'
Synonyms of 'disaster'
Synonyms of 'distress'
Synonyms of 'doom'
Synonyms of 'end'
Synonyms of 'ending'
Synonyms of 'epilogue'
Synonyms of 'episode'
Synonyms of 'eschatology'
Synonyms of 'evil'
Synonyms of 'expiration'
Synonyms of 'fable'
Synonyms of 'fatality'
Synonyms of 'fate'
Synonyms of 'finale'
Synonyms of 'finality'
Synonyms of 'finis'
Synonyms of 'finish'
Common Noun Collocations of averted
Common Noun Collocations of avert
Common Noun Collocations of brink
Common Noun Collocations of hoarded
Common Noun Collocations of impending
Common Noun Collocations of overwhelm
Common Noun Collocations of ultraviolet