cheat fate

Definition of cheat fate

:to take a risk hoping to be lucky
  • They tried to cheat fate.

Word by Word Definitions

cheat play
  1. : to deprive of something valuable by the use of deceit or fraud

  2. : to influence or lead by deceit, trick, or artifice

  3. : to elude or thwart by or as if by outwitting

  1. : the act or an instance of fraudulently deceiving : deception, fraud

  2. : a code (such as a button combination or password) that activates a hidden feature or capability in a computer or video game

  3. : one that cheats : pretender, deceiver

fate play
  1. : the will or principle or determining cause by which things in general are believed to come to be as they are or events to happen as they do : destiny

  2. : an inevitable and often adverse outcome, condition, or end

  3. : disaster

  1. : destine


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