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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An unpleasant or disastrous destiny v. - Decree or designate beforehand; Make certain of the failure or destruction of; Pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law.

Usage examples (25)
  • This decision will doom me to lose my position
  • Everyone was aware of the approaching doom but was helpless to avoid it
  • You now know that your doom is sealed to all eternity.
  • The doom is sever, no less than perishing and being destroyed. for more
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