foreordain

[fawr-awr-deyn, fohr-]
verb (used with object)
1.
to ordain or appoint beforehand.
2.
to predestine; predetermine.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English forordeinen. See fore-, ordain

foreordainment, noun
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foreordain (ˌfɔːrɔːˈdeɪn)
 
vb
(tr; may take a clause as object) to determine (events, results, etc) in the future
 
foreor'dainment
 
n
 
foreordination
 
n

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foreordained
early 15c., for-ordenede; see fore- + ordain.
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Example sentences
Not only was there no foreordained story, but there was no predetermined physical path for your hands to wander through it.
The course of events is seldom inevitable or foreordained, even though hindsight often makes it look that way.
Fortunately, a politics of bitterness isn't foreordained.
Of course, a rise in the deficit and its economic consequences are not
  foreordained.
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