In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(fate)condenarthe project was doomed from the start — el proyecto estaba condenado al fracaso desde el principio
- Looking for a history that isn't there, these hand-wringing malcontents are doomed to disappointment.
- If you go by what the experts and data crunchers say, the worker bees of the world are dooming the civilized, unhurried meal to an untimely death.
- To start a project and then determine you or your staff is not able to commit the time needed will doom your project to sure failure.
- Is my slothful old age doomed to gloomy obscurity?
- If we don't allow any quality commercial development then the town is doomed to a mediocre fate.
- It inevitably dooms itself to calamities that must strike it dead.
- To ignore the current situation would certainly doom the denomination to an untimely death.
- All we all doomed to repeat the same mistakes as our mothers?
- Is the field of canine cognition doomed forever to repeat this seemingly endless dispute?
- Some of us avoid that painful process by diving straight into a new relationship, dooming ourselves to an endlessly repeating pattern of failure, while others remain shattered by the experience for years to come.
- Otherwise he will be forever doomed to be the victim of his own erudition.
- They're firmly locked into delusion, and are doomed to live there forever.
- Most of these duplicated segments are doomed to oblivion, because any proteins their genes produce are redundant.
- Alas, the reader - sophisticated or otherwise - is doomed to disappointment.
- The workers held out for three days, but they were doomed to defeat.
- Maybe it was always doomed to be a lost cause.
- He was going only out of a sense of obligation to an already doomed relationship.
- Perhaps the promoter may have been able to do something, but the truth is, it's the lack of venues that are dooming our live acts to cancelling and moving to venues that half the audience can't enter.
- Failing to recognize the dark side of humanity dooms us to repeat those failings.
- When I was doomed to live in despair, he saved me!
2doomed past participle(man) condenado(man) sentenciado(enterprise) condenado al fracasodoomed to die/fail — predestinado / condenado a morir/fracasar
- doomed to oblivion/failure — predestinado / condenado al olvido/fracaso
- With the constant drug-taking the marriage was doomed and it lasted just 14 months.
- I can tell you, some Republicans privately saying they think this dooms his potential presidential chances in 2008.
- Querulousness, arrogance and an erratic streak alienated even his closest supporters, dooming his place in history.
- I realize that the relationship is inevitably doomed.
- But no, releasing this wasp out into the cold would doom it for sure, and I'm feeling too much cabin-fever kinship with her.
- Illicit romance dooms the characters, bringing them closer to death and destruction than ever before and cementing their maturity - or lack thereof - permanently.
- Mike hardly ever looks at girls, and when he does, the relationship is doomed from the start.
- Though the number of speakers declined again in the 1990s, there is nothing intrinsic in the nature of the language or its circumstances that dooms it.
- From my vantage point, I quickly came to the conclusion that bad journalism was dooming the business of Internet content.
- But all we really see is that the couple was doomed from the get-go.
- I am part of that menacing statistic that essentially dooms love from the very beginning.
- What made it useful in an earlier world is dooming it in this one.
- But the project was doomed from the very outset.
- The contact caused a small crack in the wing, allowing hot gas to seep in on re-entry, destroying the wing and dooming the crew.
- Despite being financially doomed from the beginning, the promoters never let the party stop.
- Their brief marriage was clearly doomed from the start by her parents' snobbish condescension.
- Failure to satisfy both components dooms the program.
- Moreover, the way the authorities went about reform helped to doom their efforts.
- However, a star does not have to appear doomed for their death to increase or alter their value.
- If she said yes, she was cursed and doomed for eternity.
1masculino sino literariofemenino muertethey knew they were going to their doom — sabían que la muerte los esperaba
- the earthquake sent many to their doom — muchos encontraron la muerte en el terremoto
- the day of doom — el día del Juicio Final
- Why are they looking at me as if this dream spells impending doom?
- I have to work today with this feeling of impending doom hanging over me.
- They knew only one thing: It foretold their doom.
- She was filled with a sickly sense of fear and the realization that she was facing her own imminent doom.
- The film rumbles along, an ominous sense of marital doom hanging over the entire affair.
- For most teams, the loss of their star player would spell almost certain doom.
- Unfortunately, their votes spell certain doom for other countries, other innocent people.
- Meanwhile, everyone she films with her cursed camera meets an untimely doom.
- Transformation as currently practiced carries an appreciable risk of ultimate doom.
- There is one state that is an infallible indicator of imminent doom: suffering.
- The rat squeals and fights, sensing it may be headed to its doom.
- Elm tree shadows crept across the street and spelled doom for my project.
- She didn't want to turn evil and hand the world to its doom.
- Since the real world is more frightening than the void, thoughts turn to impending doom, death and suicide.
- There is a longstanding feeling of doom hanging over the offense.
- So the prophets are split neatly between impending economic doom and postponed blight.
- However, its inevitable collapse spelled doom for the many colonies that were dependent on it.
- If she does not, the ancient prophecies foretell doom and destruction over all the earth.
- Many economists are predicting doom and gloom in the times ahead but racing has never been stronger.
- Dust filled the air as one by one the vampires met their doom.
2(ruin)fatalidad femeninothe prophets of doom — los catastrofistas / agoreros
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