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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. 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"

  2. destine, fate, doom, designate(verb)

    decree or designate beforehand

    "She was destined to become a great pianist"

  3. sentence, condemn, doom(verb)

    pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law

    "He was condemned to ten years in prison"

  4. doom(verb)

    make certain of the failure or destruction of

    "This decision will doom me to lose my position"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. doom(Noun)

    A law.

  2. doom(Noun)

    A judgment or decision

  3. doom(Noun)

    A sentence or penalty for an illegality or type of illegality.

  4. doom(Noun)

    Death; an adverse or terrible fate, end.

    They met an untimely doom when the mine shaft caved in.

  5. doom(Noun)

    Destiny, especially adverse.

  6. doom(Noun)

    An impending severe problem or danger that seems inevitable.

  7. doom(Noun)

    A feeling of danger, impending danger, darkness or despair.

  8. doom(Noun)

    The Last Judgment; or, an artistic representation of it.

  9. doom(Verb)

    To condemn to a terrible fate or outcome

  10. Doom(ProperNoun)

    A popular first-person shooter video game, often regarded as the father of the genre.

  11. Origin: From dom, cognate with dómr, Swedish, Danish, and Norwegian "dom"

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Doom(verb)

    judgment; judicial sentence; penal decree; condemnation

  2. Doom(verb)

    that to which one is doomed or sentenced; destiny or fate, esp. unhappy destiny; penalty

  3. Doom(verb)

    ruin; death

  4. Doom(verb)

    discriminating opinion or judgment; discrimination; discernment; decision

  5. Doom(verb)

    to judge; to estimate or determine as a judge

  6. Doom(verb)

    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

  7. Doom(verb)

    to ordain as penalty; hence, to mulct or fine

  8. Doom(verb)

    to assess a tax upon, by estimate or at discretion

  9. Doom(verb)

    to destine; to fix irrevocably the destiny or fate of; to appoint, as by decree or by fate

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  1. Doom

    Doom is a 1993 science fiction horror-themed first-person shooter video game by id Software. In Doom, players assume the role of a space marine, popularly known as "Doomguy", who must fight his way through the hordes of invading demons from Hell. The game is divided into three nine-level episodes. The Ultimate Doom, an updated release of the original game featuring the fourth episode, came out in 1995. With one third of the game distributed as shareware, Doom was played by an estimated 10 million people within two years of its release, popularizing the mode of gameplay and spawning a gaming subculture; as a sign of its effect on the industry, games from the mid-1990s boom of first-person shooters are often known simply as "Doom clones". As such, Doom is widely known as one of the most important video games of all time for having popularized the first-person shooter genre, pioneering immersive 3D graphics, networked multiplayer gaming, and support for customized additions and modifications via packaged files in a data archive known as "WADs". Its graphic and interactive violence, as well as its satanic imagery, also made it the subject of considerable controversy.

Translations for DOOM

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • орис, обричам, участ, гибелBulgarian
  • damnarCatalan, Valencian
  • osud, odsouditCzech
  • Untergang, drohendes Unheil, verurteilenGerman
  • condenarSpanish
  • loppu, kohtalo, tuomio, tuomita, kauhuFinnish
  • condamner, ruine, perte, mortFrench
  • végzet, ítélet, törvény, rendeletHungarian
  • giudizio, presagio, sentenza, fato, sorte, condanna, morte, penalità, decisione, rovina, avversitàItalian
  • 凶運, 滅亡, 刑罰, 宣告, 断罪, 死, 判決, 災難, 運命Japanese
  • ondergangDutch
  • zguba, fatum, zagłada, grozaPolish
  • реше́ние, зако́н, рок, Стра́шный суд, ги́бель, пригово́р, осуди́ть, предчу́вствие, обре́чь, фа́тум, смерть, декре́т, осужда́ть, у́часть, обрека́ть, судьба́, суд, кончи́наRussian
  • undergångSwedish

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