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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A belief that events are decided in advance of their occurring.

Usage examples (37)
  • She was not convinced that fatalism was a belief that she could embrace.
  • At the same time, fatalism is not an essential precondition.
  • While I appreciate the realism of the government, the fatalism is another thing.
  • Chance does not exist, we must admit fatalism, that is to say, the compulsory co-ordination of things under the rule of a general plan. for more
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