predestinator
noun Date: 1579 1. archaic predestinarian 2. one that predestinates

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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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