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des·tined

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bound, destinedadjective

    headed or intending to head in a certain direction; often used as a combining form as in `college-bound students'

    "children bound for school"; "a flight destined for New York"

  2. bound(p), destinedadjective

    (usually followed by `to') governed by fate

    "bound to happen"; "an old house destined to be demolished"; "he is destined to be famous"

Wiktionary

  1. destinedadjective

    Confined to a predetermined fate or destiny; certain.

    He is sure he is destined for fame.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Destined

    of Destine

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of destined in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of destined in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of destined in a Sentence

  1. Giuseppe Mazzini:

    Insurrection: Insurrection as soon as circumstances allow: insurrection, strenuous, ubiquitous: the insurrection of the masses: the holy war of the oppressed: the republic to make republicans: the people in action to initiate progress. Let the insurrection announce with its awful voice the decrees of God: let it clear and level the ground on which its own immortal structure shall be raised. Let it, like the Nile, flood all the country that it is destined to make fertile.

  2. Yiddish Proverb:

    If a man is destined to drown, he will drown even in a spoonful of water.

  3. Henry Van Dyke:

    Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.

  4. Allison Jean:

    He was destined to lead this world. For his life to be taken away from us in such a careless manner, Amber Guyger needs to be given more time for what Amber Guyger did.

  5. The Omani shed:

    All the philosophies in the universe can be defined by words. Thus, if you simply take all the words and reshuffle them arbitrarily enough times, you’re destined to hit upon at least a few great philosophies ultimately.

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