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Entry Word: fate
Function: noun
Text: 1 a state or end that seemingly has been decided beforehand <the belief that it was this country's fate to extend from sea to sea>
Synonyms circumstance, destiny, doom, fortune, lot, portion
Related Words accident, chance, hazard, luck; predestination; consequence, effect, issue, outcome, result, upshot
2 a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause <the fate of the presidential election hinged on a few thousand votes in a single state> -- see EFFECT 1