crystal gazing


Definition of crystal gazing

1 : the art or practice of concentrating on a glass or crystal globe with the aim of inducing a psychic state in which divination can be performed
2 : the attempt to predict future events or make difficult judgments especially without adequate data

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crystal gazer noun

First Known Use of crystal gazing

1883, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Crystal gazing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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