Associations to the word «Calamity»
CALAMITY, noun. An event resulting in great loss.
CALAMITY, noun. The distress that results from some disaster.
CALAMITY, noun. An event resulting in great loss and misfortune; "the whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity"; "the earthquake was a disaster".
Words to me were magic. You could say a word and it could conjure up all kinds of images or feelings or a chilly sensation or whatever. It was amazing to me that words had this power.