noun. ['ˌpriːˌdɛstəˈneɪʃən'] (theology) being determined in advance; especially the doctrine (usually associated with Calvin) that God has foreordained every event throughout eternity (including the final salvation of mankind).
- theological doctrine
- good fortune
- bad luck
Words that Rhyme with Predestination
Example sentences of the word predestination
1. Noun, singular or mass
The idea of predestination suggests that God has a plan and that mankind cannot deviate from it.
Quotes containing the word predestination
1. Predestination [10w] 'Twas predestined that I'd call predestination a crock of shit.
- Beryl Dov
noun. ['ˌpriːˌdɛstəˈneɪʃən'] previous determination as if by destiny or fate.