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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Vitally affecting subsequent events; being of great consequence; momentous: a fateful decision to counterattack.
  • adj. Controlled by or as if by fate; predetermined.
  • adj. Bringing death or disaster; fatal.
  • adj. Ominously prophetic; portentous: a fateful sign.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Momentous, significant, setting or sealing ones fate.
  • adj. Determined in advance by fate, fated.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Having the power of serving or accomplishing fate.
  • adj. Significant of fate; ominous.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Charged with fate; determining what is to happen: as, he opened the fateful missive; a fateful contest.
  • Having the power to kill; producing fatal results: as, “the fateful steel,”
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin
  • adj. controlled or decreed by fate; predetermined
  • adj. having momentous consequences; of decisive importance
  • adj. ominously prophetic
  • Equivalent
    Words with the same meaning
    ominous    fatal    inevitable    necessary    predestined    predestinate    doomful    karmic    tragic   
    Words with the same terminal sound
    grateful    hateful    ungrateful   
    Same Context
    Words that are found in similar contexts
    momentous    memorable    fatal    crucial    weighty    tragic    previous    impending    perilous    ominous