(noun, adjective, verb)


1. marked for certain death

- the black spot told the old sailor he was doomed

Similar word(s): dead

2. in danger of the eternal punishment of Hell

Similar word(s): lost, cursed, damned, unredeemed, unsaved

3. marked by or promising bad fortune

- their business venture was doomed from the start

Similar word(s): unfortunate, unlucky

4. (usually followed by `to') determined by tragic fate

- doomed to unhappiness

Similar word(s): certain, sure, fated


1. people who are destined to die soon

- the agony of the doomed was in his voice

Similar word(s): lost

Definition categories: group, people


1. simple past tense and past participle of doom