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English definition of “fate”


noun     /feɪt/
THINGS THAT HAPPEN [C] B2 what happens to someone, especially when it is something bad : His fate is now in the hands of the jury .Fate and destiny
POWER [U] B2 a power that some people believe decides what will happen : I believe it was fate that caused us to meet again. → See also quirk of fateFate and destiny
(Definition of fate noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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