Definitions of fateful:
- adjective: of ominous significance
- adjective: having momentous consequences; of decisive importance
Example: "That fateful meeting of the U.N. when...it declared war on North Korea- Saturday Rev"
- adjective: controlled or decreed by fate; predetermined
- adjective: (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin
Example: "A fateful error"
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