Destiny

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Destiny->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ destiny
destiny
&c.(necessity) 601
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ future existence
future existence
post existence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hereafter
hereafter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ future state
future state
next world
world to come
after life
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ futurity
futurity
&c. 121
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ everlasting life
everlasting life
everlasting death
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ life beyond the grave
life beyond the grave
world beyond the grave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ prospect
prospect
&c.(expectation) 507
PARAG:Destiny->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ impend
impend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hang over
hang over
lie over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ threaten
threaten
loom
await
come on
approach
stare one in the face
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ foreordain
foreordain
preordain
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ predestine
predestine
doom
have in store for
PARAG:Destiny->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impending
impending
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ destined
destined
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ about to be
about to be
happen
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ coming
coming
in store
to come
going to happen
instant
at hand
near
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ near
near
close at hand
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ over hanging
over hanging
hanging over one's head
imminent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ brewing
brewing
preparing
forthcoming
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ int he wind
int he wind
on the cards
in reserve
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ that will
that will
is to be
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in prospect
in prospect
&c.(expected) 507
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ looming in the distance
looming in the distance
horizon
future
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unborn
unborn
in embryo
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ int he womb of time
int he womb of time
futurity
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pregnant
pregnant
&c.(producing) 161
PARAG:Destiny->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in time
in time
the long run
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ all in good time
all in good time
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ eventually
eventually
&c. 151
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ whatever may happen
whatever may happen
&c.(certainly) 474
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ as chance
as chance
&c. 156
would have it

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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