doom

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doom(
dum
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (death)
a. la muerte
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Naught but your own doom awaits you in the depths of that cave.Nada más que la muerte te espera allí en las profundidades de esa cueva.
2. (terrible fate)
a. la fatalidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
For ages he tried but failed to struggle against his inevitable doom.Durante años, procuró luchar contra la fatalidad inevitable, sin lograrlo.
b. el destino aciago
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Raskolnikov knew that the work camps of Siberia would be his doom if the police caught him.Raskólnikov sabía que los campos de trabajos forzados de Siberia serían su destino aciago si la policía lo capturaba.
3. (religious)
a. el juicio final
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The preacher warned that doom was near.El predicador advirtió que el juicio final estaba cerca.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to destine adversely)
a. condenar
The fact that they had so little in common doomed their relationship from the start.El hecho de que tuvieran poco en común condenó su relación desde el principio.
5. (to condemn; used in passive voice)
a. condenar (usually passive)
The main character is a tragic figure doomed by his own hubris.El protagonista es una figura trágica condenada por su propia arrogancia.
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doom
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la fatalidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
it's not all doom and gloomno todo es tan terrible
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a.
to be doomedtener mala estrella
to be doomed to do somethingestar fatalmente predestinado(a) a hacer algo
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doom [duːm]
noun
(terrible fate) destino (m) funesto; (death) muerte (f); (Rel) juicio (m) final
a sense of doom una sensación de desastre; it's all doom and gloom here aquí reina el catastrofismo
transitive verb
(destine) condenar;to a
doomed to failure condenado al fracaso; to be doomed to die estar condenado a morir; the doomed ship el buque siniestrado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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