fatidic

or fa·tid·i·cal

[ fey-tid-ik or fey-tid-i-kuh l; fuh- ]
/ feɪˈtɪd ɪk or feɪˈtɪd ɪ kəl; fə- /

adjective


Nearby words

  1. fathogram,
  2. fathom,
  3. fathomable,
  4. fathometer,
  5. fathomless,
  6. fatigable,
  7. fatigue,
  8. fatigue clothes,
  9. fatigue fracture,
  10. fatigue life

Origin of fatidic

1665–75; < Latin fātidicus, equivalent to fāti- (combining form of fātum fate) + -dicus one who utters, derivative of dīcere to say

Related formsfa·tid·i·cal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for fatidic

fatidic

fatidical

/ (feɪˈtɪdɪk) /

adjective

rare prophetic
Derived Formsfatidically, adverb

Word Origin for fatidic

C17: from Latin fātidicus, from fātum fate + dīcere to say

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