astrologer

noun
as·​trol·​o·​ger | \ ə-ˈsträ-lə-jər How to pronounce astrologer (audio) \

Definition of astrologer

: a person who practices astrology

Examples of astrologer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The beloved Puerto Rican astrologer passed away in November but a documentary centered on his life is coming to Netflix soon, the company announced Friday. Nicole Chavez, CNN, "Fascinating life of Puerto Rican astrologer Walter Mercado is coming to Netflix with 'Mucho Mucho Amor'," 18 Jan. 2020 Lin-Manuel Miranda and Eugenio Derbez appear in the feature about legendary astrologer Walter Mercado. Mia Galuppo, The Hollywood Reporter, "Sundance: Netflix Lands Competition Doc 'Mucho Mucho Amor' (Exclusive)," 17 Jan. 2020 According to the ancient Hellenistic astrologers, one of the body parts that Venus — your beautiful planetary ruler — corresponds with is the lips. Randon Rosenbohm, Allure, "What May’s Libra Horoscope Predictions Mean for You," 30 Apr. 2019 The astrologer, Sheriff Randy Wright said, believed Jayme was dead in a lake or pond near her home and even suggested a generic first name of a suspect. Bill Glauber, USA TODAY, "Jayme Closs investigation: Records detail close calls, bum leads and an astrologer," 21 Dec. 2019 Walter Mercado, the iconic Puerto Rican astrologer, has died. Maria Pasquini, PEOPLE.com, "Walter Mercado, Celebrity Astrologer Known for Daily Horoscopes, Dies at 87: 'Truly an Icon'," 3 Nov. 2019 Once the world’s most famous astrologer, Walter Mercado seeks to resurrect a forgotten legacy. Mary Sollosi, EW.com, "Taylor Swift doc among movies headed to 2020 Sundance Film Festival," 4 Dec. 2019 Catherine Urban is an astrologer in Cleveland is the author of Your Astrological Cookbook: The Perfect Recipe for Every Sign. Catherine Urban, Bon Appétit, "Your December Horoscope: A Very Specific Starbucks Order for Every Sign," 1 Dec. 2019 One enters the craft by taking courses, or training under experienced astrologers. Maura Judkis, Washington Post, "How app culture turned astrology into a modern obsession," 20 Nov. 2019

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Astrologer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/astrologer. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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