doomsday

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Middle English domes + dai, from Old English dom (judgment) + dæg (day)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈduːmz.deɪ/
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  • Hyphenation: dooms‧day

Adjective[edit]

doomsday (not comparable)

  1. Concerned with or predicting future universal destruction.
  2. Given to or marked by forebodings or predictions of impending calamity.
  3. Capable of causing widespread or total destruction; doomsday weapon.

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Noun[edit]

doomsday (plural doomsdays)

  1. The day when God is expected to judge the world; end times.
  2. judgement day; the day of the Final Judgment; any day of decisive judgement or final dissolution.

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