One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘their homeland was destroyed by a great cataclysm’
disaster, catastrophe, calamity, tragedy, act of God, devastation, crisis, holocaust, ruin, ruination, upheaval, convulsion, blow, shock, reverse, trouble, trial, tribulation
misfortune, mishap, accident, mischance, misadventure, woe, affliction, distress
informal meltdown, whammy
British informal car crash
Scottish archaic mishanter
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