cataclysm

All Noun
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  • No woman should risk a sex cataclysm when she has great work to do. Cited from The White Morning, by Gertrude Atherton
  • What do I care about the stones left above or below after the cataclysm? Cited from The Underdogs, by Mariano Azuela
  • But for two years while the railway cataclysm was coming he went along with business as usual. Cited from The Masques of Ottawa, by Domino [AKA: Augustus Bridle]
  • I can think of no cataclysm that could have the force to move me from my path. Cited from The Promised Land, by Mary Antin
  • There are times when some cataclysm tears down the walls of reserve between men. Cited from K, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Not every man could have passed through such a cataclysm and emerged so little marked. Cited from Queed, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • After that, he wrote, a play about cataclysm and human nature.
  • But her father had retired within his shell, and nothing but a cataclysm could reach him there. Cited from The Madigans, by Miriam Michelson
  • It is told that, in case of great cataclysm, life will remain only in these seven areas of the world.
  • I looked at him as one might look at some cataclysm of nature which had destroyed a continent. Cited from Mr. Standfast, by John Buchan
  • Once he had thought that he could not stay in the capital or in the West after the cataclysm. Cited from The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush, by Francis Lynde
  • There were those who were taking cataclysms lightly and she was among them. Cited from Robin, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Back had they gone to town, and then came the cataclysm of noon. Cited from Warrior Gap, by Charles King
  • What cataclysm had then taken place in his existence? Cited from Bohemians of the Latin Quarter, by Henry Murger
  • There has been no other such cataclysm in history. Cited from Reflections and Comments, by Edwin Lawrence Godkin
  • After the present cataclysm, we know very well that we shall have to improve and extend our higher education. Cited from A Writer's Recollections, V1, Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • In those months which followed there were few indeed who did not suffer in the almost universal financial cataclysm. Cited from Don Orsino, by F. Marion Crawford
  • At Rome there was no such cataclysm during the centuries of the Republic. Cited from Vergil, by Tenney Frank
  • At this point it was contained and kept in check until required for the final social cataclysm.
  • So far as we can judge, after every cataclysm the world has risen to higher levels of creative development. Cited from Ragnarok: The Age of Fire and Gravel, Donnelly
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