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Synonyms for determinism
dɪˈtɜr məˌnɪz əmde·ter·min·ism

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  1. determinismnoun

    Synonyms:
    fatalism

    Antonyms:
    indeterminism

  2. determinismnoun

    The doctrine that all actions are determined by the current state and immutable laws of the universe, with no possibility of choice.

    Synonyms:
    fatalism

    Antonyms:
    indeterminism

  3. determinismnoun

    The property of having behavior determined only by initial state and input.

    Synonyms:
    fatalism

    Antonyms:
    indeterminism

Princeton's WordNet

  1. determinismnoun

    (philosophy) a philosophical theory holding that all events are inevitable consequences of antecedent sufficient causes; often understood as denying the possibility of free will

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  1. Henry M. Wriston:

    A guidance counselor who has made a fetish of security, or who has unwittingly surrendered his thinking to economic determinism, may steer a youth away from his dream of becoming a poet, an artist, a musician or any other of thousands of things, because it offers no security, it does not pay well, there are no vacancies, it has no future.

  2. Jawaharlal Nehru:

    Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism; the way you play it is free will.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    We should always think about and focus on the things that we can control, and not the things that are beyond our control. In my view, Life is like a game of cards, and the hand we are dealt is Determinism; while the way we will play it is Free Will. Let's aim to make it a good one!

  4. Norman Cousins:

    Free will and determinism are like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism. The way you play your hand is free will.

  5. Sir Arthur Eddington:

    It is impossible to trap modern physics into predicting anything with perfect determinism because it deals with probabilities from the outset.

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