destiny definition

  • noun:
    • The inevitable or needed fate to which a particular person or thing is destined; your good deal.
    • A predetermined span of activities regarded as anything beyond man power or control: "Wedding and hanging go by future” ( Robert Burton).
    • The power or agency thought to predetermine occasions: Destiny introduced them together.
    • That to which anyone or thing is destined; a predetermined state; a condition foreordained because of the Divine or by individual will; fate; good deal; doom.
    • The fixed order of things; invincible need; fate; an irresistible power or company conceived of as deciding the near future, whether generally or of a person.
    • That to which anybody or thing is destined; predetermined condition; condition foreordained because of the Divine or by man might; fate; lot; doom.
    • The fixed purchase of things; invincible necessity; fate; a resistless energy or agency conceived of as determining the long term, whether in general or of someone.
    • An irresistible inclination of certain occasions to come about by power of predetermination, whatever attempts may be built to avoid all of them; overruling need; fate.
    • what is predetermined and sure to be realized.
    • what will be be of every person or thing in the near future; fortune; great deal; shortage: often inside plural.
    • [capitalized] plural In ancient mythology, the Fates or Parcæ; the abilities likely to preside over man life. See fate.
    • Synonyms Destiny, Fate, Doom. Fate is stronger than future, much less the visit of an individual being or any other discernible cause; nevertheless terms are often utilized interchangeably. Doom is an unhappy destiny.
    • a meeting (or a training course of occasions) that inevitably occur someday
    • the ultimate agency seen as predetermining the course of occasions (usually personified as a female)
    • your overall conditions or symptom in life (including everything that takes place to you)

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