He abandoned himself hopelessly, fatalistically to his destiny.
"Shore, they'll be somethin' doin' to-day," said Jim, fatalistically.
Adela Sellingworth is said to have behaved most fatalistically when the story came out.
"They'll all be devils," returned Mrs. Nitschkan fatalistically.
But the old woman said often, fatalistically, "They will not always escape—but it will be for France."
The belief that events are determined by an impersonal fate and cannot be changed by human beings. Fatalism is a form of determinism.