very; extremely: used as a euphemism for damned.
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How to use dooms in a sentence
Cystic Fibrosis, a genetic malady, dooms its sufferers to a short and burdened life.
A thoroughly unsympathetic hero dooms a novel that might have been an appealing, savage take on the world.
It also dooms effective longer-term investment in infrastructure that is the prerequisite for global competitiveness.
Yet the tragedy of the past two years is that a flawed package in 2009 now dooms a better set of policies in 2011.
But fighting for fiscal responsibility does not have to be a polarizing process that dooms an executive to unpopularity.
Such an attachment of a small or weak toward a great and powerful nation dooms the former to be the satellite of the latter.Key-Notes of American Liberty | Various
He shall dooms pronounce, and strifes allay, holy peace establish, which shall ever be.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson | Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
The guardians of the President had no time to hold Cabinet consultations over foregone dooms of death.The Judicial Murder of Mary E. Surratt | David Miller DeWitt
Such an attachment of small or weak towards a great and powerful nation dooms the former to be the satellites of the latter.From Farm House to the White House | William M. Thayer
In the field she fights like a virago; but her entrance thither was against the desire of the goddess, for it dooms her to die.