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Another word for fate

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Noun
  1. That which is inevitably destined

    See also:

    certain

  2. A predestined tragic end

Verb
  1. To determine the future of in advance

    See also:

    certain

  2. To predestine to a tragic end

Another word for fate

Synonym Study

  • Doom always connotes an unfavorable or disastrous fate
  • Portion and lot refer to what is supposedly distributed in the determining of fate, but portion implies an equitable apportionment and lot implies a random assignment
  • Destiny also refers to an inevitable succession of events as determined supernaturally or by necessity, but often implies a favorable outcome it was her destiny to become famous
  • Fate refers to the inevitability of a course of events as supposedly predetermined by a god or other agency beyond human control