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.
Recent Examples of fateful from the Web
But Ruiz made the fateful decision that year to buy graphics-chip maker ATI for $5.4 billion.
In November of that fateful year, these forces combined to deliver the greatest victory ever achieved by native peoples against...
Weather records indicate the day was humid and hot, with a high in the 80s, when Abel went for the fateful swim at the lake’s public beach.
So on paper the answer is obviously yes, especially since the last time Holly actually had her hand raised was when the entire sporting world saw her shin wrapped around Ronda Rousey’s head on the fateful November night in Australia.
In one of recent European history’s greatest ironies, Kohl was at center stage to take his bows along with Gorbachev at the tearful Nov. 9, 1999, celebrations of the Berlin Wall’s fateful breaching a decade earlier.
A labor of love, Loud and Proud was born in the aftermath of the fateful night in June that a gunman massacred 49 people at Pulse nightclub in Orlando.
The Borsa Istanbul fired 120 staff members thought to favor the putschists after three people were gunned down here on that fateful night last July.
A fateful mission leads to Megan and Rex separating, and the movie shifts into its third, less satisfying phase as a coming home drama, a more conventional path.
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FATEFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fateful for English Language Learners
: having important results : producing a serious and usually bad result
FATEFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of fateful for Students
: having serious results a fateful decision
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