Pronunciation: (fāt'l-iz"um), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/fatalism.html on line 79 [key]
1. the acceptance of all things and events as inevitable; submission to fate: Her fatalism helped her to face death with stoic calm.
2. Philos.the doctrine that all events are subject to fate or inevitable predetermination.
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