30 Synonyms & Antonyms for Disaster


Noun:

An event or situation involving great damage, suffering, or loss.

Verb:

The verb for disaster is “to devastate.”

Synonyms

Catastrophe
Calamity
Misfortune
Tragedy
Cataclysm
Debacle
Fiasco
Havoc
Ruin
Wreck
Apocalypse
Devastation
Meltdown
Collapse
Ruination

Antonyms

Success
Triumph
Victory
Prosperity
Blessing
Miracle
Fortune
Blessing
Boon
Benefit
Advantage
Triumph
Achievement
Fulfillment
Prosperity

Examples from books and articles:

  • This disaster was the last in a long line of flooding problems for the park, but the owners of the park were even more concerned with the way the park was ...
  • While bad weather, poor ice, and sledging problems occurred, he was able to deal with them without suffering major disasters.

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