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pre·des·ti·nate

 (prē-dĕs′tə-nāt′)
tr.v. pre·des·ti·nat·ed, pre·des·ti·nat·ing, pre·des·ti·nates
To predestine.
adj. (-nĭt, -nāt′)
Predestined.

[Middle English predestinaten, from Late Latin praedēstināre, praedēstināt-; see predestine.]

predestinate

vb
(tr) another word for predestine
adj
1. predestined or foreordained
2. (Theology) theol subject to predestination; decided by God from all eternity

pre•des•ti•nate

(v. prɪˈdɛs təˌneɪt; adj. -nɪt, -ˌneɪt)

v. -nat•ed, -nat•ing,
adj. v.t.
1. to foreordain by divine decree or purpose.
2. Obs. to foreordain.
adj.
3. foreordained.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin praedestinātus, past participle of praedestināre to appoint beforehand. See pre-, destine, -ate1]
pre•des′ti•nate•ly, adv.
pre•des′ti•na`tor, n.

predestinate


Past participle: predestinated
Gerund: predestinating

Imperative
predestinate
predestinate
Present
I predestinate
you predestinate
he/she/it predestinates
we predestinate
you predestinate
they predestinate
Preterite
I predestinated
you predestinated
he/she/it predestinated
we predestinated
you predestinated
they predestinated
Present Continuous
I am predestinating
you are predestinating
he/she/it is predestinating
we are predestinating
you are predestinating
they are predestinating
Present Perfect
I have predestinated
you have predestinated
he/she/it has predestinated
we have predestinated
you have predestinated
they have predestinated
Past Continuous
I was predestinating
you were predestinating
he/she/it was predestinating
we were predestinating
you were predestinating
they were predestinating
Past Perfect
I had predestinated
you had predestinated
he/she/it had predestinated
we had predestinated
you had predestinated
they had predestinated
Future
I will predestinate
you will predestinate
he/she/it will predestinate
we will predestinate
you will predestinate
they will predestinate
Future Perfect
I will have predestinated
you will have predestinated
he/she/it will have predestinated
we will have predestinated
you will have predestinated
they will have predestinated
Future Continuous
I will be predestinating
you will be predestinating
he/she/it will be predestinating
we will be predestinating
you will be predestinating
they will be predestinating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been predestinating
you have been predestinating
he/she/it has been predestinating
we have been predestinating
you have been predestinating
they have been predestinating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been predestinating
you will have been predestinating
he/she/it will have been predestinating
we will have been predestinating
you will have been predestinating
they will have been predestinating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been predestinating
you had been predestinating
he/she/it had been predestinating
we had been predestinating
you had been predestinating
they had been predestinating
Conditional
I would predestinate
you would predestinate
he/she/it would predestinate
we would predestinate
you would predestinate
they would predestinate
Past Conditional
I would have predestinated
you would have predestinated
he/she/it would have predestinated
we would have predestinated
you would have predestinated
they would have predestinated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.predestinate - foreordain by divine will or decree
theological system, theology - a particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings; "Jewish theology"; "Roman Catholic theology"
predetermine - determine beforehand
Adj.1.predestinate - established or prearranged unalterably; "his place in history was foreordained"; "a sense of predestinate inevitability about it"; "it seemed predestined since the beginning of the world"
sure, certain - certain to occur; destined or inevitable; "he was certain to fail"; "his fate is certain"; "In this life nothing is certain but death and taxes"- Benjamin Franklin; "he faced certain death"; "sudden but sure regret"; "he is sure to win"

predestinate

verb
To determine the future of in advance:
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