gloom and doom


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gloom and doom

n.
A deeply pessimistic outlook or feeling.

gloom′-and-doom′ adj.
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He said: "There are too many gloom and doom reports.
What will you find When you enter there Dust and cobwebs everywhere Gloom and doom therein Or will it be light and airy Fresh flowers here and there?
A CALDERDALE brewery is bucking the economic gloom and doom with a massive boost in sales.
I was probably wrong in reflecting the current thinking at that time which was all gloom and doom.