See also Fate
- The cause, force, principle, or divine will that predetermines events.
- The effect, consequence, outcome, or inevitable events predetermined by this cause.
- Destiny (perhaps connotes death, ruin, misfortune, etc.).
- Accept your fate.
- The three goddesses (The Fates) of classic European mythology who are said to control the fate of human beings.
- amor fati (Amor fati)
that which predetermines events
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- (transitive) To foreordain or predetermine, to make inevitable.
- The oracle's prediction fated Oedipus to kill his father; not all his striving could change what would occur.
- In some uses this may imply it causes the inevitable event.
- Plural form of fata
- Alternative form of fat.
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