doomsayer

[doom-sey-er]

Origin of doomsayer

1950–55; doom + say1 + -er1; cf. naysayer, soothsayer
Related formsdoom·say·ing, adjective, noun
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Contemporary Examples of doomsaying

  • His prophecy kicked off a vertiginous frenzy of doomsaying, and he was thrown in jail by fearful Bolognese officials.

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    The Volcano That Rewrote History

    William O’Connor

    May 5, 2014