Related formsfate·ful·ly, adverbfate·ful·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for fateful
The Malaysian crew said they could not comply—the report gives no reason for what was very likely a fateful decision.
Lindsay Lohan was also spotted at the restaurant that fateful night.The Tiny Prince of Ibiza Parties On, While Kim and Paris Make Peace|Amy Zimmerman|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On that fateful Friday, July 13th, Sanders joined Democratic staff investigator Scott Armstrong in questioning Butterfield.
In the wake of that fateful 2008 evening, Cotillard has worked for, and alongside, some of the biggest names in Hollywood.Marion Cotillard on Playing a Prostitute in ‘The Immigrant’ and Seducing America|Marlow Stern|May 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A few days after this fateful visit, each visionary reported seeing images of rivers of blood and headless corpses.Did the Virgin Mary Warn Rwanda’s Holiest Town of the Genocide?|Nina Strochlic|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By this time the year 1820 had passed and the fateful spring of 1821 was well advanced.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane
The 24th found the battalion back at Couin, where they were to stay until the fateful 1st July.The War Service of the 1/4 Royal Berkshire Regiment (T. F.)|Charles Robert Mowbray Fraser Cruttwell
Came Friday afternoon with its last rehearsal and then the fateful night.Judy of York Hill|Ethel Hume Patterson Bennett
Adams then arose and uttered the fateful words, "This meeting can do nothing more to save the country."Tea Leaves|Various
The fateful word fell upon that assemblage with truly sinister meaning.The Riddle of the Spinning Wheel|Mary E. Hanshew