doom and gloom


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doom and gloom

n.
Gloom and doom.

doom′-and-gloom′ adj.
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RORY PATTERSON is refusing to listen to Europa League doom and gloom merchants as Derry City go up against it in Denmark tonight.
Boss Bollan said: " We're going through a wee blip but it's far from doom and gloom.
Given the doom and gloom forecasts since then from both Cameron and Osborne it is certainly a question demanding answers, particularly since these or indeed any forecasts for such gloom or the need for an emergency budget which would mitigate much of their economic promises made in that manifesto, were not mentioned.
Injuries and sales have robbed the Molineux side of five of their best players, according to the midfielder - but there's still no need for doom and gloom.
Once you start to let the doom and gloom in it has an eect on the condence.
Losing 4-2 is never nice and it was all doom and gloom after it.
I don't think it's not all doom and gloom for them, but losing your captain is tough.
She added: "I wanted to raise the profile of Ruthin and show there is a lot of good out there, it's not all bad news and doom and gloom.
We had eight players out and still had a good performance, so it is not all doom and gloom," Wenger said.
THE EURO All this talk about the Euro is driving me mad One minute it's doom and gloom Then it's the best we've ever had Forget about the savings you safely put into a pot Go out and enjoy yourself and spend the blooming lot Someone in the know said we can put it right I think that common sense now is out of mind and out of sight We should all do what we want to do what is right for us So let's look on the bright side after all it will soon be Christmas.
For all the doom and gloom being published around Australia and the world at the minute, the great thing about the game of cricket is how quickly it can turn around," he added.
It's just constant doom and gloom on here and when things don't go well for the City it just brings its fans down adding to it is constant deriding of City in some form in the press.