Synonyms of fate
1 destinyDictionary • I see no use quarrelling with fate.
destiny • Is it Destiny or accident that brings people together?
chance • I met him quite by chance.
fortune • He is certainly being smiled on by fortune.
luck • The goal owed more to luck than good planning.
providence • I regard his death as an act of providence.
predestination • Her belief in predestination absolved her from personal responsibility.
2 fortuneDictionary • No man chooses his fate.
fortune • She kept up with the fortunes of the family.
destiny • We are masters of our own destiny.
lot • Young people are usually less contented with their lot.
3 outcomeDictionary • What will be the fate of the elections?
outcome • It's too early to predict the outcome of the race.
end • The end justifies the means.
upshot • So the upshot is we're going for lunch on Friday.
4 downfallDictionary • This new proposal seems doomed to the same fate.
downfall • His lack of experience led to his downfall.
end • Soon after we spoke to him, he met a violent end.
death • the death of everything he had ever hoped for
ruin • It is the ruin of society.
destruction • Our objective was the destruction of the enemy forces.
doom • his warnings of impending doom
demise • the demise of the reform movement
PROVERBS:Man proposes, God disposes
What must be, must be (Italian, Che sera, sera)
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• I met him quite by chance.
deathThe death of something is the permanent end of it.
• the death of everything he had ever hoped for
• the demise of the reform movement
Thesaurus for fate from the Collins English Thesaurus