Destine meaning

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To assign for a specific end, use, or purpose.

Money destined to pay for their child's education.

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To cause to have a certain outcome; preordain by fate or fortune.

A foolish scheme destined to fail; a film destined to become a classic.

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To direct toward a given destination.

A flight destined for Tokyo.

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To set apart for a certain purpose; intend.
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To assign something (especially finance) for a particular use.
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To have a particular destination.
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To destine is defined as to predetermine or designate something.

When God intended before you were born for you to become a concert pianist, this is an example of when you were destine to become a pianist.

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To predetermine, as by fate.
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destined for
  • headed for; bound for
  • intended for
    destined for leadership.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

destined for

Origin of destine

  • Middle English destinen from Old French destiner destiny

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French destiner.

    From Wiktionary