kismet kismet  /ˈkɪz mɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Islam) the will of Allah

Usage(s):

  1. It sounds like kismet, Hollywood-style.
  2. If Lost is a jungle of quasi-shamanistic kismet, it resonates because our world appears that way too.
  3. Had there never been a philosophy of kismet, doubtless the theater would have invented one.

News

  • Kris Jenner Does Damage Control: Talks Kimye Wedding After Cheating Rumors

    Kris Jenner is in the middle of promoting her newest venture into television her new daytime talk show. So when an interview was published with Jenner talking about a wedding between Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, the timing seemed to be practically kismet. Amidst cheating rumors which West’s camp has denied, Jenner opens up to [...] Kris Jenner Does Damage Control: Talks Kimye Wedding After ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  1. "He worked the hell out of New Hampshire," said Mark Salter, a McCain strategist. "Not everything is kismet. He worked New Hampshire like he knew he could. ...... They get him there."
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Mark Salter Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  2. "It's just fortuitous, kismet, circumstance," says Spike Jonze, who cast Max after a director friend sent him a tape. "I can't imagine anyone else playing Max. Max is the soul of the movie. He's a very special sort of kid. Deep and...
    on Mar 22, 2009 By: Spike Jonze Source: USA Today

  3. "It was really kismet. I don't think that there was a plan that we were going to do the overlap," Wolf says.
    on Apr 22, 2008 By: Dick Wolf Source: Zap2it.com

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