Definitions for DOOMdum
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
fate or destiny, esp. adverse fate.
ruin or death.
the Last Judgment, at the end of the world.
(v.t.)to destine, esp. to an adverse fate.
to condemn to death.
to ensure the failure of.
Origin of doom:
bef. 900; OE dōm judgment, law; c. OHG tuom, ON dōmr; cf. Skt dhaman, Gk thémis law; akin to do1, deem
doom, doomsday, day of reckoning, end of the world(verb)
an unpleasant or disastrous destiny
"everyone was aware of the approaching doom but was helpless to avoid it"; "that's unfortunate but it isn't the end of the world"
destine, fate, doom, designate(verb)
decree or designate beforehand
"She was destined to become a great pianist"
sentence, condemn, doom(verb)
pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law
"He was condemned to ten years in prison"
make certain of the failure or destruction of
"This decision will doom me to lose my position"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
complete failure, disaster or death
a story of doom
the feeling that everything is bad and will continue that way
She's all doom and gloom today.
A judgment or decision
A sentence or penalty for an illegality or type of illegality.
Death; an adverse or terrible fate, end.
They met an untimely doom when the mine shaft caved in.
Destiny, especially adverse.
An impending severe problem or danger that seems inevitable.
A feeling of danger, impending danger, darkness or despair.
The Last Judgment; or, an artistic representation of it.
To condemn to a terrible fate or outcome
A popular first-person shooter video game, often regarded as the father of the genre.
Origin: From dom, cognate with dómr, Swedish, Danish, and Norwegian "dom"
judgment; judicial sentence; penal decree; condemnation
that to which one is doomed or sentenced; destiny or fate, esp. unhappy destiny; penalty
discriminating opinion or judgment; discrimination; discernment; decision
to judge; to estimate or determine as a judge
to pronounce sentence or judgment on; to condemn; to consign by a decree or sentence; to sentence; as, a criminal doomed to chains or death
to ordain as penalty; hence, to mulct or fine
to assess a tax upon, by estimate or at discretion
to destine; to fix irrevocably the destiny or fate of; to appoint, as by decree or by fate
Translations for DOOM
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
fate, especially something terrible and final which is about to happen (to one)
The whole place had an atmosphere of doom; His doom was inevitable.
- oordeel, ondergangAfrikaans
- مَصير، هَلاك، مَوْت، شَيئٌ رَهيبArabic
- desgraçaPortuguese (BR)
- zkáza, konec, smrtCzech
- das VerderbenGerman
- επικείμενη καταστροφήGreek
- destino, sino, perdición, fatalidad, muerteSpanish
- hukatus, hukkEstonian
- سرنوشت شوم؛ بدشگونیFarsi
- ruine, perteFrench
- usud, sudbinaCroatian
- ömurleg endalok, dauðadómurIcelandic
- rovina, distruzioneItalian
- liktenis; nolemtībaLatvian
- onheil, ondergangDutch
- (ulykkelig) skjebne, undergangNorwegian
- los, przeznaczeniePolish
- سرنوشت شوم؛ بدشگونیPersian
- حكم، فتوا، فرمان: سرنوشت تقدير: مړينه، فناPashto
- condamnare; soartăRomanian
- เคราะห์กรรม; ชะตากรรมThai
- kötü yazgı, fecî akıbetTurkish
- 厄運，劫數Chinese (Trad.)
- доля, фатумUkrainian
- برا ، دہشت ناک انجامUrdu
- số phận bất hạnhVietnamese
- 厄运Chinese (Simp.)
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