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Synonyms for earthquakeˈɜrθˌkweɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. earthquake, quake, temblor, seism(noun)

    shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity

    Synonyms:
    seism, quake, earthquake, temblor

  2. earthquake(noun)

    a disturbance that is extremely disruptive

    Synonyms:
    seism, quake, temblor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

quake, earthquakes, tremor, seismic, seismological, temblor, quakes, epicenter, seismology

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. earthquake

    Synonyms:
    Quake, seismic activity, tremblor, temor


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