Translation of destined in Spanish:
- 1 (fated) See examples:to be destined to +
infinitivethey were destined to meet againestar (pre)destinado a+ infinitivethe project was destined never to get off the groundestaban (pre)destinados a volverse a encontrarestaba escrito que se volverían a encontrarit was destined to failel proyecto estaba condenado a quedar en agua de borrajasestaba condenado al fracasoExample 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 refugees2.2 (bound, on way)alimentos destinados a ser distribuidos entre los refugiadoscargo destined for the West Indiescon destinocarga con destino al CaribeExample 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.
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