Examples from the Web for armageddon
With the DR-Congo now Ebola-stricken, fears of an Armageddon are rising.
Within months Musharraf had started a war with India in Kashmir and was taking the country to the brink of Armageddon.The New Head of Pakistan’s Army Holds the Country’s Most Important Job|Bruce Riedel|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They lead armies into battle and are in training for the final showdown at Armageddon.
Armageddon has been coming to your local cineplex on an almost weekly basis—and will continue to for the rest of the year.From ‘After Earth’ to ‘World War Z’: The Year in Apocalypse Movies|Kevin Fallon|June 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And still today Armageddon, is still one of the most shown movies on cable TV.Just Kidding: Michael Bay Isn't Sorry for 'Armageddon'|Kevin Fallon|April 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, dearest Mrs. Martin, that you should ask me about 'Armageddon' is most assuredly a sign of the times.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II|Elizabeth Barrett Browning
On that solitary string hangs everything from Armageddon to an almanac, from a successful revolution to a return ticket.
"On the very brink of war—on the brink of Armageddon," he whispered at last.Mr. Britling Sees It Through|H. G. Wells
We are now enabled to measure exactly the narrow and slippery ledge which still stands between Europe and the abyss of Armageddon.
None can fail to be interested in the latest campaign in this Land of Armageddon.With the British Army in The Holy Land|Henry Osmond Lock
Word Origin for Armageddon
"a final conflict," 1811, figurative use of name in Rev. xvi:16, place of the great and final conflict, from Hebrew Har Megiddon "Mount of Megiddo," city in central Palestine, site of important Israeli battles.
In the Book of Revelation, the site of the final and conclusive battle between good and evil, involving “the kings of the Earth and the whole world,” on the “great day of God Almighty.”