Definitions of doom

  1. Judgment; judicial sentence; penal decree; condemnation.
  2. That to which one is doomed or sentenced; destiny or fate, esp. unhappy destiny; penalty.
  3. Ruin; death.
  4. Discriminating opinion or judgment; discrimination; discernment; decision.
  5. To judge; to estimate or determine as a judge.
  6. 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. To ordain as penalty; hence, to mulct or fine.
  8. To assess a tax upon, by estimate or at discretion.
  9. To destine; to fix irrevocably the destiny or fate of; to appoint, as by decree or by fate.
  10. To pronounce condemnation upon; sentence to punishment.
  11. To pronounce judgment on: to sentence: to condemn:- pr. p. dooming; pa. p. doomed'.
  12. To sentence; condemn.
  13. To consign to death or ruin; condemn.
  14. decree or designate beforehand; " She was destined to become a great pianist"
  15. To condemn to any punishment; to pronounce judgment on; to destine.
  16. To sentence; to condemn; to destine.
  17. 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"
  18. make certain of the failure or destruction of; " This decision will doom me to lose my position"
  19. Judgment; sentence; destiny which cannot be changed; fate; ruin.
  20. Judgment: condemnation: destiny: ruin: final judgment.
  21. Judgment; condemnation; destiny; ruin.
  22. The act of dooming, or the state of being doomed; sad or evil destiny; condemnation; sentence.
  23. Judgment or judicial sentence; condemnation; determination affecting the fate or future state of another; the state to which one is doomed or destined; ruin; destruction. Crack of doom, the dissolution of all things at the judgment.
  24. Judgment; fate; destiny; ruin; destruction.