Predestinator
Predestinator Pre*des"ti*na`tor, n. [Cf. F. pr['e]destinateur.] 1. One who predestinates, or foreordains. [1913 Webster]

2. One who holds to the doctrine of predestination; a predestinarian. --Cowley. [1913 Webster]


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  • predestinator — noun Date: 1579 1. archaic predestinarian 2. one that predestinates …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • predestinator — /pri des teuh nay teuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that predestinates something. 2. Archaic. a predestinarian. [1570 80; PREDESTINATE + OR2] * * * …   Universalium

  • predestinator — pre·des·ti·na·tor …   English syllables

  • predestinator —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌnād.ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: predestinate + or 1. : one that predestinates 2. archaic : predestinarian …   Useful english dictionary

  • predestinate — [prē des′tə nit; ] for v. [, prē des′tənāt΄] adj. [ME predestynate < L praedestinatus, pp. of praedestinare, to PREDESTINE] predestinated or foreordained vt. predestinated, predestinating 1. Theol. to foreordain by divine decree or intent 2.… …   English World dictionary

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