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Meaning of FATED

Pronunciation:  'feytid

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  (usually followed by `to') determined by tragic fate; "doomed to unhappiness"; "fated to be the scene of Kennedy's assassination"

FATED is a 5 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: certain, doomed, sure



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fat"ed\, p. p. & a.
1. Decreed by fate; destined; doomed; as, he was fated to
   rule a factious people.

         One midnight Fated to the purpose.    --Shak.

2. Invested with the power of determining destiny. [Obs.]
   ``The fated sky.'' --Shak.

3. Exempted by fate. [Obs. or R.] --Dryden.

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