Simple Definition of fateful
: having important results : producing a serious and usually bad result
Full Definition of fateful
fatefullyplay \-fə-lē\ adverb
Examples of fateful in a sentence
His life changed on that fateful November evening.
Hundreds perished on that fateful day.
Her campaign took a fateful turn.
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FATEFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of fateful for Students
: having serious results <a fateful decision>
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