1. [ noun ] an event (or course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
Synonyms: fate
Related terms: happening doom inevitable kismet karma predestination destine
2. [ noun ] the ultimate agency that predetermines the course of events (often personified as a woman)
Synonyms: Fate

"we are helpless in the face of Destiny"

Related terms: causal_agent supernatural
3. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1074
4. [ noun ] your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
Synonyms: luck lot fate circumstances fortune portion

: "whatever my fortune may be" "deserved a better fate" "has a happy lot" "the luck of the Irish" "a victim of circumstances" "success that was her portion"

Related terms: condition condition good_fortune misfortune failure providence
Similar spelling:   destine