Definition of destine
- was not destined to attain the throne
- believed their son was destined for the priesthood
- destined to succeed
- a flaw that destines them to fail
- freight destined for European ports
his extreme height seemed to destine him for a career in basketball
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of very fine texture or delicate form
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