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fate

noun [C usually sing]  /feɪt/ us  
something that happens to a person or thing, esp. something final or negative, such as death or defeat: The fate of numerous smaller buildings is under debate. Attendance has not picked up, and the fate of the show is still in doubt. Fate is also a power that is considered to cause and control all events, so that people cannot change or control the way things will happen: When we met again by chance, she said, "It must be fate."
Translations of “fate”
in Korean 운명…
in Arabic قَدَر, مَصير…
in French destin, sort…
in Turkish son, akıbet, ölüm…
in Italian destino, sorte…
in Chinese (Traditional) 命中註定的事, 命運, (尤指)厄運…
in Russian участь, судьба…
in Polish los, przeznaczenie…
in Spanish destino, suerte…
in Portuguese destino, sina…
in German das Schicksal…
in Catalan destí, sort…
in Japanese 運命の力, 運命…
in Chinese (Simplified) 命中注定的事, 命运, (尤指)厄运…
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