Definition of Casualty:

  1. A person killed or injured in a war or accident.

  2. Insurance: Insured property partially or completely destroyed in an accident.

  3. Law: Serious or fatal accident, or the person wounded or killed in an accident or incident.

  4. Medicine: Patient disabled, incapacitated, or wounded in an accident or conflict or due to a medical condition.

Synonyms of Casualty

Victim, Fatality, Mortality, Accident, Adventure, Blow, Body count, Calamity, Casualties, Cataclysm, Catastrophe, Chance hit, Collision, Contingency, Contingent, Contretemps, Crack-up, Crash, Dead, Death, Disaster, Fatal, Fatal accident, Fatalities, Fatality, Fluke, Fortuity, Freak accident, Grief, Hap, Happening, Happenstance, Hazard, Ill hap, Injured, Long odds, Long shot, Lucky shot, Misadventure, Mischance, Misfortune, Mishap, Missing, Nasty blow, Pileup, Prey, Shipwreck, Shock, Smash, Smashup, Staggering blow, Statistic, Tragedy, Underdog, Victim, Violent death, Wounded, Wreck

How to use Casualty in a sentence?

  1. The shelling caused thousands of civilian casualties.

Meaning of Casualty & Casualty Definition