Definitions For Catastrophe


  • An event resulting in great loss and misfortune
  • A sudden violent change in the earth's surface
  • A state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune
  • A terrible disaster

Is Catastrophe a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Catastrophe is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Catastrophe in a Sentence

  • The oil spill was an environmental catastrophe.
  • Experts fear a humanitarian catastrophe if food isn't delivered to the refugees soon.
  • An area on the brink of catastrophe

Synonyms for Catastrophe

Antonyms for Catastrophe

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