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1. fate

noun. ['ˈfeɪt'] an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future.

Synonyms

  • day of reckoning
  • inevitable
  • occurrence
  • happening
  • kismat
  • doom
  • destiny
  • end of the world
  • predestination
  • kismet
  • doomsday
  • natural event
  • karma

Antonyms

  • imprudence
  • take
  • unite
  • abnormality

Etymology

  • fata (Latin)
  • fatum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Fate

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  • circumnavigate
  • recriminate
  • solid-state
  • silverplate
  • remunerate
  • multistate
  • intrastate
  • interrelate
  • disinflate
  • demodulate
  • translate
  • stagflate
  • reinstate
  • procreate
  • desecrate
  • conjugate
  • commutate
  • underrate
  • tri-state
  • recreate
  • postdate
  • interstate
  • conflate
  • upstate
  • telerate
  • sumgait
  • restate
  • reflate
  • prorate

How do you pronounce fate?

Pronounce fate as feɪt.

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Example sentences of the word fate


1. Noun, singular or mass
It will take some getting used to, but at least you will not face the same dreadful fate.

Quotes containing the word fate


1. Fate is like a strange, unpopular restaurant filled with odd little waiters who bring you things you never asked for and don't always like.
- Lemony Snicket

2. Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a disease, an addiction, a fascination, an absurdity, a fate. It is not a hobby. Those who do it must do it.
- Jeanette Winterson

3. Art is a revolt against fate. All art is a revolt against man's fate.
- Andre Malraux

2. fate

noun. ['ˈfeɪt'] the ultimate agency regarded as predetermining the course of events (often personified as a woman).

Synonyms

  • supernatural
  • destiny
  • cause
  • causal agency
  • causal agent

Antonyms

  • wetness
  • unsoundness
  • guilt
  • astigmatism

Etymology

  • fata (Latin)
  • fatum (Latin)

3. fate

noun. ['ˈfeɪt'] your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you).

Synonyms

  • portion
  • good fortune
  • providence
  • good luck
  • lot
  • condition
  • ill luck
  • bad luck
  • destiny
  • misfortune
  • fortune
  • circumstances
  • luckiness
  • tough luck
  • failure

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck
  • success

Etymology

  • fata (Latin)
  • fatum (Latin)

4. fate

verb. ['ˈfeɪt'] decree or designate beforehand.

Synonyms

  • designate
  • doom
  • ordain

Antonyms

  • improvement
  • stigmatism
  • impurity
  • innocence

Etymology

  • fata (Latin)
  • fatum (Latin)
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