Definition of Doomed

1. Noun. People who are destined to die soon. "The agony of the doomed was in his voice"

Exact synonyms: Lost
Generic synonyms: People



2. Adjective. Marked for certain death. "The black spot told the old sailor he was doomed"
Similar to: Dead

3. Adjective. In danger of the eternal punishment of Hell. "Poor damned souls"
Exact synonyms: Cursed, Damned, Unredeemed, Unsaved
Category relationships: Christian Religion, Christianity
Similar to: Lost

4. Adjective. Marked by or promising bad fortune. "The unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"
Exact synonyms: Ill-fated, Ill-omened, Ill-starred, Unlucky
Similar to: Unfortunate

5. Adjective. (usually followed by 'to') determined by tragic fate. "Fated to be the scene of Kennedy's assassination"
Exact synonyms: Fated
Similar to: Certain, Sure

Definition of Doomed

1. Adjective. Certain to suffer death, failure, or a similarly negative outcome. ¹

2. Verb. (past of doom) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Doomed

1. doom [v] - See also: doom

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Doomed

doolees
dooles
doolie
doolies
dools
dooly
doom
doom-and-gloom
doom-and-gloomer
doom-and-gloomers
doom and gloom
doom metal
doom palm
doomage
doomages
doomed (current term)
doomedness
doomer
doomers
doomful
doomfully
doomier
doomiest
doomily
dooming
doomlike
dooms
doomsaid
doomsay
doomsayer

Literary usage of Doomed

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1. The Invasion of the Crimea: Its Origin and an Account of Its Progress Down by Alexander William Kinglake (1868)
"In the minds of the seamen of the fleet, doomed . in IT.IT Feeling •> ... excited by the sight of the grand old ship thus clinging to life tacie. added ..."

2. Dictionary of national biography by Leslie Stephen, Sidney Lee (1893)
"But being taken and doomed to perpetual imprisonment, he sincerely repented.' Her daughters were sent to their aunt Christina, ..."

3. The Monthly Review (1832)
"The doomed. In three vols. 8vo. London : Smith, Elder, and Co. IF the reader desire to banish the spleen and all recollection of it from his bosom for a ..."

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