Adjective "apocalyptical" definition and examples

(Apocalyptical may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/əˌpɒkəˈlɪptɪkli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

  1. 'He talked angrily - almost apocalyptically - about the threats facing developing countries.'
  2. 'It reduced scores of buildings to dust, ignited fires that raged apocalyptically for four days, and cut San Francisco off from all outside communication.'

More definitions

1. of or like an apocalypse; affording a revelation or prophecy.

2. pertaining to the Apocalypse or biblical book of Revelation.

3. predicting or presaging imminent disaster and total or universal destruction: the apocalyptic vision of some contemporary writers.

More examples(as adjective)

"views can be apocalyptical."

Origin

(apocalyptic)