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Definition of catastrophically adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    catastrophically

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˌkætəˈstrɒfɪkli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌkætəˈstrɑːfɪkli//
     
     
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  1. 1in a way that causes a lot of problems or makes people suffer The markets have failed catastrophically.
  2. 2very badly synonym disastrously catastrophically injured victims Things went catastrophically wrong.