[ US /ˈɝθˌkweɪk/ ]
[ UK /ˈɜːθkwe‍ɪk/ ]
  1. a disturbance that is extremely disruptive
    selling the company caused an earthquake among the employees
  2. shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane or from volcanic activity
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How To Use earthquake In A Sentence

  • Moreover some parts of gain will devolute to Italian Red Cross seriously employed in the disastrous earthquake land that hit the middle lands of Italia few weeks ago. MacMegasite
  • Critics fear the environmental impact and possible contamination of groundwater as well as the risk of earthquakes. Times, Sunday Times
  • The earthquake highlighted the vulnerability of elevated highways.
  • These details are important for geodynamical modeling, which may one day predict complex geological processes such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories
  • There is an earthquake in Leghorn: Flaubert doesn't cry out in sympathy.
  • The bridge broke down in last earthquake.
  • The duke and duchess were caught up in a minor earthquake in Assam last night. Times, Sunday Times
  • They've set up a fund for victims of the earthquake.
  • The building shook like an earthquake.
  • Thousands of people perished in the earthquake.
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