Destiny vs Kismet - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between destiny and kismet

is that destiny is that to which any person or thing is destined; a predetermined state; a condition foreordained by the divine or by human will; fate; lot; doom while kismet is fate; a predetermined or unavoidable destiny.

destiny

Noun

(destinies)
  • That to which any person or thing is destined; a predetermined state; a condition foreordained by the Divine or by human will; fate; lot; doom.
  • The fixed order of things; invincible necessity; fate; an irresistible power or agency conceived of as determining the future, whether in general or of an individual.
  • Synonyms

    * fate * orlay

    Derived terms

    * date with destiny

    See also

    * destination

    Anagrams

    * density

    References

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    kismet

    English

    Alternative forms

    * kismat

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • Fate; a predetermined or unavoidable destiny.
  • Synonyms

    * (fate) destiny, fate, fortune, lot

    Alternative forms

    *

    Noun

  • (l)
  • fate
  • Declension

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    Synonyms

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