Meaning of “prophet of doom” in the English Dictionary

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"prophet of doom" in British English

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prophet of doom

disapproving

someone who always expects bad things to happen:

The prophets of doom have been predicting the end of European cinema for the last ten years.

(Definition of “prophet of doom” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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