Übersetzung von “fate” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun uncountablefate /feɪt/
the things that happen to sb
sort masculine

The fate of the passengers is still unknown.
Le sort des passagers est encore inconnu.
=destiny; a force some people believe controls everything that happens
destin masculine
a twist of fate
sth surprising that happens
un effet du hasard

By a strange twist of fate, we met again thousands of miles away.
Par un étrange effet du hasard, nous nous sommes à nouveau rencontrés à des milliers de kilomètres de là.

(Übersetzung von “fate” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /feit/

(sometimes with capital) the supposed power that controls events

Who knows what fate has in store (= waiting for us in the future)?

a destiny or doom, eg death

A terrible fate awaited her.
fatalism noun

the belief that fate controls everything, and man cannot change it.

Overcome by fatalism, he gave upon life’s challenges.
fatalist noun

a person who believes in fatalism

He is a complete fatalist – he just accepts everything that happens to him.
fatalistic adjective

fated adjective

controlled or intended by fate

destiné (à)
He seemed fated to arrive late wherever he went.
fateful adjective

involving important decisions, results etc

At last the fateful day arrived.

(Übersetzung von “fate” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)