[Noun] A belief that we have no control over future events.
Example: The suicide bombers carried out their mission fired up with a sense of fatalism and belief in their own destiny.
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[n] - a philosophical doctrine holding that all events are predetermined in advance for all time and human beings are powerless to change them
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The view that the future is fixed, irrespective of our attempts to affect it. Seldom held as a philosophical doctrine, fatalism has been influential...
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Fa'tal·ism noun [ Confer French fatalisme .] The doctrine that all things are subject to fate, or that they take place by inevitable necessity.
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noun a philosophical doctrine holding that all events are predetermined in advance for all time and human beings are powerless to change them
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• (n.) The doctrine that all things are subject to fate, or that they take place by inevitable necessity.
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fatalism 1. The belief that all events are predetermined and therefore inevitable. A submissive attitude to events, resulting from such a a belief. 2. A philosophical doctrine holding that all events are predetermined in advance for all time and human beings are powerless to change them. 3. An at...
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Fatalism is a philosophical doctrine emphasizing the subjugation of all events or actions to fate. Fatalism generally refers to several of the following ideas: ==Determinism, fatalism and predestination== While the terms are often used interchangeably, fatalism, determinism, and predestination are ...
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(Lat. fatalis, fatal) Determinism, especially in its theological form which asserts that all human activities are predetermined by God. Sec Determinism. -- L.W.
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