Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the last day, or period when final judgment will be pronounced on the subjects of God's moral government.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In theology, the last day, or the day when final judgment will be pronounced on the subjects of God's moral government; doomsday.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (New Testament) 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

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Examples

  • Then His Lordship began to laugh, and his laugh swelled to fill the whole church, for in the coffin, which had been partly weighted with stones, was the foully rotted corpse of a dog-a yellow dog, a wormy and half-liquefied dog that had been buried beside an altar so that on Judgment Day it would fly to its creator with the speed of a saint's resurrection.

    Sharpe's Devil

  • And on Judgment Day alone shalt thou stand before thy Lord,

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • All Moslems, except those of the M├íliki school, hold that the maker of an image representing anything of life will be commanded on the Judgment Day to animate it, and failing will be duly sent to the Fire.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

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