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Day of Judgement

Definition:

the day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives

Class:

time noun (time and temporal relations)

Plural:

Days of Judgement

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

crack of doom | Day of Judgment [American/Canadian spelling] | day of reckoning | Doomsday | doomsday | end of the world | eschaton | Judgement Day [British spelling] | Judgment Day [American/Canadian spelling] | Last Day | Last Judgement [British spelling] | Last Judgment [American/Canadian spelling]

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Last Judgment | Final Judgment | Day of Judgment | Judgment Day | The Day of the Lord | Yawm al-Qiyāmah | Yawm ad-Din

part of the eschatological world view of the Abrahamic religions and in the Frashokereti of Zoroastrianism. In Christian theology, it's the final and eternal judgment by God of every nation. The concept is found in all the Canonical gospels,... (39 of 4419 words, 9 images)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Last Judgment

Oxford Dictionary:

Judgement Day | Day of Judgement

the time of the Last Judgement; the end of the world (11 of 31 words)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Judgement-Day

Collins Dictionary:

Judgment Day | the Last Judgment | the Last Day | Doomsday | Day of Judgment [synonym] | Last Judgment [synonym] | Judgement Day

the occasion of the Last (or General) Judgment by God at the end of the world (16 of 361 words, 5 usage examples)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/judgment-day

American Heritage Dictionary:

Judgment Day | doomsday | judgment day [sense-specific] | Day of Judgment [synonym, sense-specific]

In Judeo-Christian and Muslim traditions, the day at the end of the world ... | "judgment day": A day of reckoning or final judgment. (23 of 42 words, 2 definitions)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/judgment-day

Cambridge Dictionary:

Judgment Day | the Day of Judgment | Day of Judgment | the final judgment | the last judgment

the time when some people believe the world will end and all the dead people will come back to life so that God can judge how everyone behaved when ... (29 of 42 words)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/judgment-day

New World Dictionary:

Judgment Day [theology] | doomsday [synonym] | Day of Judgment

the time of God's final judgment of all people; end of the world; doomsday (14 of 15 words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/judgment-day

Random House Dictionary:

crack of doom

the signal that announces the Day of Judgment. | the end of the world; doomsday. (14 of 19 words, 2 definitions)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/crack-of-doom

Columbia Encyclopedia:

Judgment Day | Doomsday | Last Judgment

central point of early Christian, Jewish, and Islamic eschatology, sometimes called the Day of the Lord. References to it throughout the Bible are ... (23 of 133 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/society​/A​0826715​.html

Merriam-Webster:

judgment day | Judgment Day [sense-specific]

"Judgment Day": the day of God's judgment of humankind at the end of the world according to various theologies | a day of final judgment (24 of 40 words, 2 definitions)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/judgment day

Wiktionary:

judgement day | judgement days [plural] | Judgment Day [(U.S.)] | apocalypse [synonym] | doomsday [synonym] | Armageddon [synonym] | Ragnarok [synonym] | Last Judgment

The Last Judgment, Final Judgment, final trial of all humankind, both the living and dead by God expected to take place at the end of the world, when each is rewarded or punished according to his or her merits. (39 of 40 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/judgement day

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Last Judgment [religion]

a general, or sometimes individual, judging of the thoughts, words, and deeds of persons by God, the gods, or by the laws of cause and effect. The ... (27 of 634 words, 3 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/331102​/Last-Judgment

Macmillan British Dictionary:

Doomsday | Doomsday scenario | till/until Doomsday

the time in the future when some people believe that the world will end | "Doomsday scenario": an extremely serious or dangerous situation that could ... (24 of 73 words, 3 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/Doomsday

Encarta Dictionary:

Judgment Day | Day of Judgment [Judeo-Christian]

in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic traditions, the day at the end of the world when God delivers his final judgment on humankind (22 of 32 words)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861692739​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

YourDictionary Audio:

Day of Judgment

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Day of Judgment" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/day-of-judgment

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