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destined
American English: /ˈdɛstɪnd/
British English: /ˈdɛstɪnd/

Translation of destined in Spanish:

adjective predicative

  • 1 (fated)to be destined to + infinitive
    estar (pre)destinado a + infinitive
    they were destined to meet again
    estaban (pre)destinados a volverse a encontrar
    estaba escrito que se volverían a encontrar
    the project was destined never to get off the ground
    el proyecto estaba condenado a quedar en agua de borrajas
    it was destined to fail
    estaba condenado al fracaso
    Example sentences
    • They were destined, I am sure, to be eaten in the hotels around the Islands.
    • But extreme in loco parentis protection of legal adults from their own stupid decisions is a sick and dangerous idea, and one that's destined not just to fail but to backfire.
    • Then it was a bitterly divided, gurning sort of town, uncertain about its cultural future, destined apparently to cede ground to the self-confidently expanding Glasgow, City of Culture 1990.
  • 2 2.1 (intended) food destined for distribution to the refugees
    alimentos destinados a ser distribuidos entre los refugiados
    Example sentences
    • He may well intend a decent slice of the cash destined for Anfield to be drawn, shamelessly, from public funds.
    • While the goal-bound effort took a deflection it was always destined for the back of the net.
    • A member of staff confirmed that any bags of tin cans left anywhere other than in the skip would be destined for landfill.
    2.2 (bound, on way)
    con destino
    cargo destined for the West Indies
    carga con destino al Caribe

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