A disaster is something that happens that is very bad, such as a hurricane destroying a city or a tornado knocking down a home.
The figure of a star, thus, ?, used in printing and writing as a reference to a passage or note in the margin, to supply the omission of letters or words, or to mark a word or phrase as having a special character.
shaped like a star
Full of unpropitious stellar influences; unpropitious; ill-boding.
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