clairvoyant


1clair·voy·ant

adjective \-ənt\

Definition of CLAIRVOYANT

1
:  having clairvoyance :  able to see beyond the range of ordinary perception <claims to be clairvoyant>
2
:  of or relating to clairvoyance <clairvoyant powers>
clair·voy·ant·ly adverb

Origin of CLAIRVOYANT

French, from clair clear (from Latin clarus) + voyant, present participle of voir to see, from Latin vidēre — more at wit
First Known Use: 1844

Other Occult Terms

augury, censor, invocation, lucidity, metempsychosis, mojo, numinous, preternatural, weird, wraith

2clairvoyant

noun

Definition of CLAIRVOYANT

:  one having the power of clairvoyance

First Known Use of CLAIRVOYANT

1846

Other Occult Terms

augury, censor, invocation, lucidity, metempsychosis, mojo, numinous, preternatural, weird, wraith

Rhymes with CLAIRVOYANT

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