"dooming" in the verb sense
1. destine, fate, doom, designate
decree or designate beforehand
"She was destined to become a great pianist"
2. sentence, condemn, doom
pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law
"He was condemned to ten years in prison"
make certain of the failure or destruction of
"This decision will doom me to lose my position"
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