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Cataclysmic   Listen
Cataclysmic, Cataclysmal  adj.  Of or pertaining to a cataclysm.

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"Cataclysmic" Quotes from Famous Books

... self-content. It always bothered him. It had driven him to hunt the psaltery stick, repent his lie to Garry and water the fern. It had driven him out upon the road. Mocking voices rose now from the depths. Was it—could it all be true? The shock of the thought was cataclysmic and he longed for the self-respect and confidence in which he had basked that night in Hannah's kitchen. Must the world side with Brian? He was sorry about the shotgun. He was sorry about the sunsets. By the Blessed ...
— Kenny • Leona Dalrymple

... fifteen thousand miles off-planet and the lighters from New Austin spaceport were reported on the way, I got into the skin-tight Levis, the cataclysmic-colored shirt, and the loose vest, tucked my big hat under my arm, and went to the purser's office for my guns, buckling them on. When I got back to the suite, Hoddy had put on his pistols and was practicing quick draws in front of ...
— Lone Star Planet • Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire

Words linked to "Cataclysmic" :   destructive

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