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  1. doomedadjective



  2. doomedadjective

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



Princeton's WordNet

  1. doomed, lostadjective

    people who are destined to die soon

    "the agony of the doomed was in his voice"


    alive(p), saved, fortunate, uncertain, live

  2. doomedadjective

    marked for certain death

    "the black spot told the old sailor he was doomed"

    ill-fated, ill-omened, unlucky, damned, unsaved, fated, unredeemed, cursed, ill-starred

    live, saved, uncertain, alive(p), fortunate

  3. cursed, damned, doomed, unredeemed, unsavedadjective

    in danger of the eternal punishment of Hell

    "poor damned souls"

    blasted, curst, damned, ill-starred, unredeemed, ill-fated, unlucky, deuced, blamed, damn, goddam, fated, goddamned, blessed, ill-omened, darned, blame, infernal, goddamn, cursed, unsaved

    saved, uncertain, fortunate, alive(p), live

  4. doomed, ill-fated, ill-omened, ill-starred, unluckyadjective

    marked by or promising bad fortune

    "their business venture was doomed from the start"; "an ill-fated business venture"; "an ill-starred romance"; "the unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"- W.H.Prescott

    ill-fated, ill-omened, unlucky, damned, unsaved, fated, unredeemed, cursed, luckless, ill-starred

    saved, uncertain, alive(p), live, fortunate

  5. doomed, fatedadjective

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

    "doomed to unhappiness"; "fated to be the scene of Kennedy's assassination"

    ill-fated, ill-omened, unlucky, damned, unsaved, fated, unredeemed, cursed, ill-starred

    fortunate, alive(p), live, saved, uncertain

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  1. star crossed

    their love was doomed

    Submitted by ilovestiles13 on March 5, 2022  

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  1. Julia Marcus:

    Any public health plan that requires radical changes in behavior and perfect compliance is doomed to fail, and that's exactly what's happening.

  2. The Chinese foreign ministry:

    This so-called legislation will only strengthen the resolve of the Chinese people, including the Hong Kong people, and raise awareness of the sinister intentions and hegemonic nature of the U.S., the U.S. plot is doomed.

  3. Ana Zamora:

    Any effort to change the execution procedures is doomed to fail and guaranteed to bring more legal challenges, more delays and cost more money.

  4. Robert Ndetei:

    If you don’t plan properly, if you don’t do proper environmental impact assessments, then you are doomed to fail and at the Nairobi National Park this could lead to more lions and other animals coming into contact with a growing human presence.

  5. Virgil:

    Thus all things are doomed to change for the worse and retrograde.

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