1 [not before noun]
seeming certain to happen at some time in the future
She seemed destined for a successful career.
destined to do something
We were destined never to meet again.
to be travelling to a particular place, or intended to go there:
The flight was destined for Cairo.
3 [only before noun] literary
a destined person or thing is one that you will have in the future:
the King's destined bride