FATEFUL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of fateful
Definition:
a. decisive; critical; crucial
Example:
After a tense standoff with riot police, the authorities made the fateful decision to break up the peaceful protest with force.
Sentence in Classic:
Just at this juncture the boy felt a slow, fateful grip closing on his ear, and a steady lifting impulse.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Even though she had not seen him in months, had not spoken to him alone since that fateful scene in the orchard, there had not been a day when she had not thought of him, been glad he was sheltered under her roof.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
These midnight hours were fateful ones to Jurgis; in them was the beginning of his rebellion, of his outlawry and his unbelief.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
The centre of this spiritual turmoil has ever been the millions of black freedmen and their sons, whose destiny is so fatefully bound up with that of the nation.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
James Windibank wished Miss Sutherland to be so bound to Hosmer Angel, and so uncertain as to his fate, that for ten years to come, at any rate, she would not listen to another man.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The instant that the Professor had disappeared, it struck me what a really extraordinarily lucky chance Fate had placed in my way.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
It was late; Councillor Knap, deeply occupied with the times of King Hans, intended to go home, and malicious Fate managed matters so that his feet, instead of finding their way to his own galoshes, slipped into those of Fortune.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context