Definition of doomsayer
: one given to forebodings and predictions of impending calamity
doomsayingplay \-ˌsā-iŋ\ noun
Examples of doomsayer in a sentence
Don't listen to the doomsayers.
<doomsayers had been saying for some time that the housing bubble was going to burst>
First Known Use of doomsayer
DOOMSAYER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doomsayer for English Language Learners
: someone who predicts that bad things will happen
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