Synonyms of predestination


1. predestination, destiny, fate

usage: previous determination as if by destiny or fate

2. predestination, foreordination, preordination, predetermination, theological doctrine

usage: (theology) being determined in advance; especially the doctrine (usually associated with Calvin) that God has foreordained every event throughout eternity (including the final salvation of mankind)

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