- 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.)
Etymology: From fata (neutral plural of fatum).
- Accept your fate.
- the three goddesses Fates of classic European mythology who are said to control the fate of human beings.
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