doom (someone or something) to (something)
To condemn someone to something, such as a particular fate. The rest of the department gave me all of their paperwork at the same time and doomed me to a day of filing.
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doom someone or something to something
to destine someone or something to something unpleasant. The judgment doomed her to a life in prison. Your insistence on including that rigid clause doomed the contract to failure.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
- doom (someone or something) to (something)
- instruct (someone) in (something)
- instruct in
- in concert with (someone)
- be taken up with (someone or something)
- take up with
- get a feeling (that) (something is the case)
- go over (something) with a fine-tooth comb
- go over/through something with a fine-tooth comb