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English Meaning(s) for 災難

  1. calamity; misfortune; disaster

Definition and Synonyms for 災難

Misfortune unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event
Synonyms: にくい, 不幸, 不運, , 厄難, 御難, 災難, , 難い
Misadventure an instance of misfortune
Synonyms: 事故, 変事, 災難
Cataclysm an event resulting in great loss and misfortune
Synonyms: にくい, トラジディー, カタストロフィー, 不幸, 不幸せ, 危難, , 厄災, 厄難, 否運, 変災, 大厄, 大災, 大難, 天変地異, 天災, 奇禍, 御難, 悲劇, 惨事, 惨劇, 惨害, 惨禍, 激甚災害, 災い, 災厄, 災害, 災禍, 災難, 無残, 異変, , , 禍害, 禍言, , 難い
Mischance an unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate
Synonyms: 不幸, 不幸せ, 不遇, 不運, , 否運, 数奇, 数寄, 災難
Ill Luck an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes
Synonyms: にくい, 不幸, 不運, 厄運, 否運, 御難, 悪運, 悲運, 災難, 薄命, , 難い
Catastrophe a state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune
Synonyms: にくい, カタストロフィー, 凶事, 凶変, 危難, , 厄災, 壊滅, 変災, 大厄, 大災, 大難, 天災, 奇禍, 惨事, 惨害, 惨禍, 災い, 災厄, 災害, 災禍, 災難, 破局, 破滅, , , 禍害, 禍言, , 難い

Meanings for each kanji in 災難

» disaster; calamity; woe; curse; evil
» difficult; impossible; trouble; accident; defect

Categories 災難 is a member of

Trouble an event causing distress or pain
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Misfortune unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event
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Hazard an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another
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Lot your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
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Hardship a state of misfortune or affliction
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Sample Sentences for 災難

Happening in wartime, this would amount to disaster.
He narrowly escaped the disaster.
I hear he met with some kind of misfortune while he was in Europe.
They were calm in the face of disaster.
Accidents will happen.

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