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destined

[des-tind] /ˈdɛs tɪnd/
adjective
1.
bound for a certain destination:
a freighter destined for the Orient.
2.
ordained, appointed, or predetermined to be or do something.
3.
liable, planning, or intending to be or do something.
Origin of destined
1590-1600
1590-1600; destine + -ed2
Related forms
undestined, adjective

destine

[des-tin] /ˈdɛs tɪn/
verb (used with object), destined, destining.
1.
to set apart for a particular use, purpose, etc.; design; intend.
2.
to appoint or ordain beforehand, as by divine decree; foreordain; predetermine.
Origin
1250-1300; Middle English destinen < Old French destiner < Latin dēstināre to establish, determine, equivalent to dē- de- + *stanāre, derivative of stāre to stand
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destined

/ˈdɛstɪnd/
adjective (postpositive)
1.
foreordained or certain; meant: he is destined to be famous
2.
(usually foll by for) heading (towards a specific destination); directed: a letter destined for Europe

destine

/ˈdɛstɪn/
verb
1.
(transitive) to set apart or appoint (for a certain purpose or person, or to do something); intend; design
Word Origin
C14: from Old French destiner, from Latin dēstināre to appoint, from de- + -stināre, from stāre to stand
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Word Origin and History for destined

destine

v.

c.1300, from Old French destiner (12c.), from Latin destinare "make fast or firm, establish" (see destination). Originally in English of the actions of deities, fate, etc. Of human choices or actions, from early 16c. Related: Destined.

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