- Doomsday is defined as the time of God's final judgment, the day the world ends, or is a time when something terrible or dangerous will happen.
- Judgment Day in the Christian religion is an example of doomsday.
- The day when people cease to exist and when the world comes to an end with the planet being annihilated and everyone being killed is an example of doomsday.
- The scenario of a dire world future with a barren, hot Earth if global warming continues is an example of a doomsday.
- Judgment Day
- any day of reckoning
- any catastrophic day
Origin: Middle English domesdai ; from Old English domes dæg ; from domes, genitive of dom, doom plush day
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Origin: Middle English domesday, from Old English dōmes dǽg : dōmes, genitive of dōm, judgment; see doom + dǽg, day; see Day .
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