preordain

[pree-awr-deyn]
verb (used with object)
to ordain beforehand; foreordain.

Origin:
1525–35; pre- + ordain

preordination [pree-awr-dn-ey-shuhn] , noun
unpreordained, adjective
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preordain (ˌpriːɔːˈdeɪn)
 
vb
(tr) to ordain, decree, or appoint beforehand
 
preordination
 
n

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preordain
1533, from pre- + ordain (q.v.).
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Example sentences
Whatever may befall thee, it was preordained for thee from everlasting.
If he is preordained to eternal life, they must be superfluous.
His chase is preordained to end in tragedy, and he knows it.
It makes you think, as all good briefs do, that the result is preordained.
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