diviner

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noun di·vin·er \də-ˈvī-nər\

Definition of diviner

  1. 1 :  a person who practices divination :  soothsayer

  2. 2 :  a person who divines the location of water or minerals

Examples of diviner in a sentence

  1. Diviners foretold of the event.

  2. somehow the diviner failed to foresee her own misfortunes with the law

14th Century

First Known Use of diviner

14th century


DIVINER Defined for English Language Learners

diviner

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noun di·vin·er \də-ˈvī-nər\

Definition of diviner for English Language Learners

  • : a person who uses special powers to predict future events

  • : a person who searches for water under the ground by using a special stick (called a divining rod)



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