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Disastrous ConnotationsPlay
The word holocaust implies extreme devastation and is often associated with suffering and death. SlideThe volcano's eruption was a holocaust, leaving nothing but ash.
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Use 'holocaust' in serious or somber situations, as it carries weight and emotional impact. SlideThe forest fire was a natural holocaust destroying the ecosystem.
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Using 'holocaust' for minor events can be seen as insensitive because of its historical significance. SlideIncorrect: Missing the party was a holocaust.