Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of DOOMSDAY

Pronunciation:  'doomz`dey, 'doomz`dey

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an unpleasant or disastrous destiny; "everyone was aware of the approaching doom but was helpless to avoid it"
  2. [n]  (New Testament) day of the Last Judgment when God will decree the fates of all men according to the good and evil of their earthly lives
 

DOOMSDAY is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: Day of Judgement, Day of Judgment, day of reckoning, doom, Judgement Day, Judgment Day, Last Day, Last Judgement, Last Judgment
 
 See Also: day, destiny, fate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dooms"day`\, n. [AS. d?mes d[=a]g. See {Doom}, and
{Day}.]
1. A day of sentence or condemnation; day of death. ``My
   body's doomsday.'' --Shak.

2. The day of the final judgment.

         I could not tell till doomsday.       --Chaucer.

{Doomsday Book}. See {Domesday Book}.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY