Simple Definition of prediction
: a statement about what will happen or might happen in the future
: the act of saying what will happen in the future : the act of predicting something
Examples of prediction in a sentence
Journalists have begun making predictions about the winner of the coming election.
Despite predictions that the store would fail, it has done very well.
The figures and statistics are used for the prediction of future economic trends.
First Known Use of prediction
PREDICTION Defined for Kids
Definition of prediction for Students
1 : an act of saying what will or might happen in the future <prediction of earthquakes>
2 : a statement about what will or might happen in the future <a weather prediction>
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