Simple Definition of horoscope
: advice and future predictions based on the date of a person's birth and the positions of the stars and planets
Full Definition of horoscope
1 : a diagram of the relative positions of planets and signs of the zodiac at a specific time (as at one's birth) for use by astrologers in inferring individual character and personality traits and in foretelling events of a person's life
2 : an astrological forecast
Examples of horoscope in a sentence
She checked the newspaper for her horoscope.
Origin and Etymology of horoscope
Middle English horoscopum, from Latin horoscopus, from Greek hōroskopos, from hōra + skopos watcher; akin to Greek skopein to look at — more at spy
First Known Use: 14th century
HOROSCOPE Defined for Kids
Definition of horoscope for Students
1 : a diagram of the positions of the planets and signs of the zodiac used in astrology
2 : a prediction based on astrology
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