Associations to the word «Apocalypse»


APOCALYPSE, noun. A revelation. [from 14th c.]
APOCALYPSE, noun. (Christianity) The unveiling of events prophesied in the Revelation; the second coming and the end of life on Earth; global destruction. [from 19th c.]
APOCALYPSE, noun. A disaster; a cataclysmic event. [from 19th c.]
APOCALYPSE, proper noun. (countable) (biblical) The written account of a revelation of hidden things given by God to a chosen prophet.

Dictionary definition

APOCALYPSE, noun. A cosmic cataclysm in which God destroys the ruling powers of evil.
APOCALYPSE, noun. The last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the Apostle.

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