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See definition of foreordained on Dictionary.com
  • as indestined
  • as indoomed
  • as infatal
  • as infated
  • as ininevitable
  • as inpredetermined

synonyms for foreordained

  • coming
  • designed
  • doomed
  • intended
  • brewing
  • closed
  • compelled
  • condemned
  • directed
  • impending
  • looming
  • meant
  • menacing
  • near
  • ordained
  • overhanging
  • predestined
  • predetermined
  • sealed
  • settled
  • stated
  • threatening
  • at hand
  • certain
  • compulsory
  • forthcoming
  • hanging over
  • in prospect
  • in store
  • in the cards
  • in the wind
  • ineluctable
  • inescapable
  • inevitable
  • inexorable
  • instant
  • predesigned
  • que sera sera
  • that is to be
  • that will be
  • to come
  • unavoidable
  • way the ball bounces
  • destined
  • doomed
  • impending
  • predestined
  • predetermined
  • preordained
  • decided by fate
  • imminent
  • inescapable
  • inevitable
  • in the stars
  • unavoidable

antonyms for foreordained

MOST RELEVANT
  • distant
  • remote
  • unsettled
  • avoidable
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    How to use foreordained in a sentence

    The victory over death thus achieved by the foreordained Redeemer of the race was positively and abundantly foretold.
    THE VITALITY OF MORMONISM--BRIEF ESSAYSJAMES E. TALMAGE
    "I guess it was foreordained not to be," he admitted, in conclusion.
    EMPIRE BUILDERSFRANCIS LYNDE
    Society has a right to prevent the oncoming of new generations of foreordained criminals.
    THE MEANING OF EVOLUTIONSAMUEL CHRISTIAN SCHMUCKER
    But the time that was foreordained from the beginning of the world for the bursting-forth of my secret came at last.
    ATLANTIC MONTHLY,VOLUME 14, NO. 82, AUGUST, 1864VARIOUS
    They found that I was a foreordained and predestined victim, and industriously proceeded to make life miserable for me.
    THEODORE ROOSEVELTTHEODORE ROOSEVELT
    If you asked her, she called it Fate, the foreordained workings of occult forces charged with dominion over human affairs.
    RED MASQUERADELOUIS JOSEPH VANCE
    By the time the machinery was due to arrive they spoke of the wreck of the boats as something foreordained and settled.
    THE MAN FROM THE BITTER ROOTSCAROLINE LOCKHART
    It is foreordained that "of such is the kingdom of heaven," because it cannot consist of any other kind.
    LIFE AND LABORS OF ELDER JOHN KLINE, THE MARTYR MISSIONARYJOHN KLINE
    In their case, as in dealing with human beings, he felt it wise to bear in mind the limit and to respect the foreordained.
    THE TEACHERGEORGE HERBERT PALMER
    "I suppose it was foreordained that I should always marry from choice," she said with her most entrancing smile.
    NEDRAGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO FOREORDAINED

    • decided by fate
    • destined
    • doomed
    • foreordained
    • imminent
    • impending
    • in the stars
    • inescapable
    • inevitable
    • predestined
    • predetermined
    • preordained
    • unavoidable
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