Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “written in the stars”

See all translations

written in the stars

If you believe that something is written in the stars, you believe that it will be made to happen by a force that controls the future: It was written in the stars that they would meet and fall in love.
Translations of “written in the stars”
in Chinese (Traditional) 冥冥之中上天註定的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冥冥之中由天所定的…
(Definition of written in the stars from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More