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soothsayer

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noun sooth·say·er \-ˌsā-ər, -ˌser\

Simple Definition of soothsayer

  • : someone who makes predictions about what is going to happen in the future

Full Definition of soothsayer

  1. :  a person who predicts the future by magical, intuitive, or more rational means :  prognosticator

Examples of soothsayer

  1. <a soothsayer predicted that I would meet the man of my dreams online, assuming of course that I became a subscriber to the Web site's dating service>



14th Century

First Known Use of soothsayer

14th century


SOOTHSAYER Defined for Kids

soothsayer

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noun sooth·say·er \ˈsüth-ˌsā-ər\

Definition of soothsayer

  1. :  a person who claims to foretell events





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