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One in particular is destined to persist. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Almost all of this seems destined to come from the public purse. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All evolutionary and biological evidence points towards a reality that human beings were destined to eat meat. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Tonight there is a classic scene involving a live chicken destined for the paella dish that nobody can quite bring themselves to kill. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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British English: destined ADJECTIVE
If something is destined to happen or if someone is destined to behave in a particular way, that thing seems certain to happen or be done.
He feels that he was destined to become a musician.
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