foreordained vs predestinate what difference

what is difference between foreordained and predestinate

English

Verb

foreordained

  1. simple past tense and past participle of foreordain


English

Verb

predestinate (third-person singular simple present predestinates, present participle predestinating, simple past and past participle predestinated)

  1. To predestine.
    • Whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son.
    • 1859, George Meredith, The Ordeal of Richard Feverel, Chapter 15:
      Boys possessing any mental or moral force to give them a tendency, then predestinate their careers; or, if under supervision, take the impress that is given them: not often to cast it off, and seldom to cast it off altogether.

Adjective

predestinate

  1. (archaic) Predestinated, preordained.
    • 1599, William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing, Act 1 Scene 1
      God keep your ladyship still in that mind;so some gentleman or other shall ‘scape a predestinate scratched face.

Italian

Verb

predestinate

  1. inflection of predestinare:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative
  2. feminine plural of predestinato

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