Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] rare
The belief that all events are determined in advance by divine will or fate.
- What happens to us, and what we make happen to us, are tangled like predestiny and free will.
- The only ways to overcome this curse of predestiny are clever writing and serious, believable realism.
- Don't bedazzle me with manifest theory or predestiny doubletalk.
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