disastrous consequences

disastrous consequences

Politics english-russian dictionary. 2013.

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  • disastrous — adj. VERBS ▪ be, prove ▪ become ADVERB ▪ absolutely, completely, quite, truly, utter …   Collocations dictionary

  • disastrous — [[t]dɪzɑ͟ːstrəs, zæ̱s [/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED A disastrous event has extremely bad consequences and effects. ...the recent, disastrous earthquake... The effect on coffee prices has been disastrous for the producers. Syn: terrible Derived words:… …   English dictionary

  • disastrous — di|sas|trous [dıˈza:strəs US dıˈzæ ] adj very bad, or ending in failure ▪ a disastrous first marriage disastrous effects/consequences/results ▪ Climate change could have disastrous effects on Earth. ▪ The move proved disastrous (=was disastrous)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • disastrous — dis|as|trous [ dı zæstrəs ] adjective * causing a lot of damage or harm: disastrous for: The consequences of spending cuts would be disastrous for local schools. a. used about something that is very unsuccessful: a disastrous dinner party …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • disastrous */ — UK [dɪˈzɑːstrəs] / US [dɪˈzæstrəs] adjective 1) causing a lot of damage or harm disastrous for: The consequences of spending cuts would be disastrous for local schools. 2) very unsuccessful a disastrous dinner party Derived word: disastrously… …   English dictionary

  • disastrous — adjective (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin (Freq. 6) the stock market crashed on Black Friday a calamitous defeat the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign such doctrines, if true, would… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Consequences of the April 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption — The eruption of Eyjafjallajökull …   Wikipedia

  • Economic and political consequences of the Deepwater Horizon disaster — This article is about the consequences of the Deepwater Horizon disaster. For the drilling rig, explosion and oil spill, see Deepwater Horizon (disambiguation). This article covers the effect of the Deepwater Horizon disaster and resulting oil… …   Wikipedia

  • Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …   Universalium

  • Spain — /spayn/, n. a kingdom in SW Europe. Including the Balearic and Canary islands, 39,244,195; 194,988 sq. mi. (505,019 sq. km). Cap.: Madrid. Spanish, España. * * * Spain Introduction Spain Background: Spain s powerful world empire of the 16th and… …   Universalium

  • Union of Soviet Socialist Republics — a former federal union of 15 constituent republics, in E Europe and W and N Asia, comprising the larger part of the former Russian Empire: dissolved in December 1991. 8,650,069 sq. mi. (22,402,200 sq. km). Cap.: Moscow. Also called Russia, Soviet …   Universalium


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