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But in her heart she was convinced of its predetermination by some power other than her own volition.
THE DWELLING PLACE OF LIGHT, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
Let it be discussed; and, although there were symptoms of predetermination in some, the abolition of it must be carried.
THE HISTORY OF THE RISE, PROGRESS AND ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THETHOMAS CLARKSON
Yet we use the terms "guidance," "predetermination," and so on, at the risk of being misunderstood.
THE LAST HARVESTJOHN BURROUGHS
The man who pays is the real enthusiast; he comes with a predetermination to be amused, and his spirit is exalted accordingly.
HARPER'S MAGAZINE, VOL III, JUNE 1851VARIOUS
What effect this predetermination of character has had upon his artistic development shall be discussed in another place.
JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIERW. SLOANE KENNEDY
This circumstance wears the look of almost a predetermination to accept defeat.
THE CAMPAIGN OF CHANCELLORSVILLETHEODORE A. DODGE
Every one knows the feeling of distrust and resistance which is always evoked by an author's evident predetermination.
THE KINGDOM OF GOD IS WITHIN YOU, WHAT IS ARTLYOF N. TOLSTOI
Predetermination on the part of many has been fatal to the value of their field work.
APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, JULY 1899VARIOUS
It heard with predetermination, and decided without evidence.
BRAVE MEN AND WOMENO.E. FULLER
This is indeed shifting the argument; for if Gods knowledge makes an event certain, of course it is not his predetermination.
CALVINISTIC CONTROVERSYWILBUR FISK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PREDETERMINATION

  • God's will
  • course of events
  • divine decree
  • fate
  • foreordination
  • fortune
  • inevitability
  • karma
  • kismet
  • ordinance
  • portion
  • predetermination
  • way the ball bounces
  • way the cookie crumbles
  • what is written
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