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Dictionary definition for: Fateful

1. (s) having momentous consequences; of decisive importance; "that fateful meeting of the U.N. when...it declared war on North Korea"- Saturday Rev; "the fatal day of the election finally arrived"

2. (s) of ominous significance

3. (s) (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin; "the stock market crashed on Black Friday" "a calamitous defeat" "the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign" "such doctrines, if true, would be absolutely fata

4. (s) controlled or decreed by fate; predetermined; "a fatal series of events"

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