verb (used with object), pre·des·ti·nat·ed, pre·des·ti·nat·ing.
Origin of predestinate
Examples from the Web for predestinate
Brethren,—The subject of my discourse will be found in the following text: "Whom he did predestinate," &c.The Mormon Prophet and His Harem|C.V. Waite
O how few are there to whom Jupiter hath been so favourable as to predestinate them to plant cabbages!Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
Now this criminal of ours is predestinate to crime also; he too have child-brain, and it is of the child to do what he have done.Dracula|Bram Stoker
Perhaps what I have called coldness is a predestinate and ancient endurance.George Bernard Shaw|Gilbert K. Chesterton
Whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate, to be conformed to the image of his Son.Calvinistic Controversy|Wilbur Fisk