Definitions for fateful
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word fateful.
having momentous consequences; of decisive importance
"that fateful meeting of the U.N. when...it declared war on North Korea"- Saturday Rev; "the fatal day of the election finally arrived"
fateful, foreboding(a), portentousadjective
black, calamitous, disastrous, fatal, fatefuladjective
(of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin
"the stock market crashed on Black Friday"; "a calamitous defeat"; "the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign"; "such doctrines, if true, would be absolutely fatal to my theory"- Charles Darwin; "it is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it"- Douglas MacArthur; "a fateful error"
controlled or decreed by fate; predetermined
"a fatal series of events"
Momentous, significant, setting or sealing ones fate.
It started with that fateful trip, history was never the same afterwards.
Determined in advance by fate, fated.
Fateful is an adjective that describes something which has a significant, often negative or disastrous, impact or influence on future events. It suggests that something is determined by fate or is decisive for the course of future events and developments.
having the power of serving or accomplishing fate
significant of fate; ominous
Fate vs. Fateful -- In this Grammar.com article you will learn the differences between the words Fate and Fateful.
The numerical value of fateful in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of fateful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
I respect the White House and the President of the United States, but on such a fateful matter, that can determine whether or not we survive, I must do everything to prevent such a great danger for Israel.
It's a wonderful discovery, if it's true, as we have long been looking for the battleship, it's fateful that the discovery was made on the 70th anniversary of (the end of) World War 2. The memory of the war has been fading away after 70 years and the survivors of the war are disappearing. It is very meaningful discovery and a good chance for us to remind ourselves the war and its tragedy.
This is a fateful struggle, a close struggle. We must close this gap. We can close this gap.
This is a fateful struggle, a close struggle, we must close the gap, it is possible to close this gap.
I’m going to Washington on a fateful, even historic, mission, i feel that I am an emissary of all Israel's citizens, even those who do not agree with me, and of the entire Jewish people.
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