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Noun: destiny  des-tu-nee
  1. An event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
    - fate, kismet
     
  2. The ultimate agency regarded as predetermining the course of events (often personified as a woman)
    "we are helpless in the face of destiny";
    - fate
     
  3. Your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
    "whatever my destiny may be";
    - fortune, fate, luck, lot, circumstances, portion

Derived forms: destinies

Type of: causal agency, causal agent, cause, condition, happening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent

Part of: occult, supernatural

Encyclopedia: Destiny, or The Attraction of Affinities