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1. predestination

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).

Synonyms

  • theological doctrine
  • preordination
  • election
  • predetermination

Antonyms

  • Athanasianism
  • good fortune
  • bad luck
  • misfortune

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Words that Rhyme with Predestination

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

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

2. predestination

noun. ['ˌpriːˌdɛstəˈneɪʃən'] previous determination as if by destiny or fate.

Synonyms

  • fate

Antonyms

  • success
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