Examples of destiny in a Sentence
They believed it was their destiny to be together.
motivated by a sense of destiny
Recent Examples of destiny from the Web
Destiny Santilli, aka Tiny, Fro and Yazmine, is now in jail, held without bond on charges of human trafficking, living off the earnings of a prostitute and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, records show.
The entertainer managed to add her @badgalriri charm to Marion Crane, transforming Janet Leigh’s iconic Psycho character into a modern-day badass and independent woman who actually managed to escape her fatal destiny.
Trained as a warrior by her aunt (Robin Wright, helping class up the island), Diana's destiny takes an unexpected turn when pilot/spy Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) crashes his plane offshore, abruptly bringing World War I into their lives.
In the course of family arguments about Diana’s destiny, the history of the Amazons is recounted, with emphasis on that tribe’s ambivalent relations with men — meaning human beings generically and dudes in particular.
Hamza bin Laden’s sense of personal destiny only deepened with the death of his father and half brother Khalid at the hands of U.S. commandos.
People seemed pretty positive about last week’s Destiny 2 reveal with one exception: No dedicated servers.
In actuality, both of these one-set dramas are about groups of very smart people under pressure, humans who not only cannot control their own destiny but are never quite sure of the rules of engagement.
Others will, only to join the worried well — those who live in fear of fulfilling their genetic destiny.
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Synonym Discussion of destiny
DESTINY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of destiny for English Language Learners
: what happens in the future : the things that someone or something will experience in the future
: a power that is believed to control what happens in the future
DESTINY Defined for Kids
Definition of destiny for Students
1 : what happens to someone or something in the future You can decide your own destiny.
2 : the course of events believed to be controlled by a superhuman power
3 : a power that is believed to control the future
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