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destined adj
1 headed or intending to head in a certain direction; often used as a combining form as in `college-bound students'; "children bound for school"; "a flight destined for New York" [syn: bound]
2 (usually followed by `to') governed by fate; "bound to happen"; "an old house destined to be demolished"; "he is destined to be famous" [syn: bound(p)]

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  1. Confined to a predetermined fate or destiny; certain.
    He is sure he is destined for fame.


  1. past of destine

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