fortune–teller

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noun for·tune–tell·er \ˈfȯr-chən-ˌte-lər\

Definition of fortune–teller

  1. :  one that professes to foretell future events

fortune–telling

play \ˈfȯr-chən-ˌte-liŋ\ noun or adjective

First Known Use of fortune–teller

1590


FORTUNE–TELLER Defined for English Language Learners

fortune-teller

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Definition of fortune–teller for English Language Learners

  • : a person who claims to use special powers to tell what will happen to someone in the future : a person who tells people's fortunes


FORTUNE–TELLER Defined for Kids

fortune–teller

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noun for·tune–tell·er \ˈfȯr-chən-ˌte-lər\

Definition of fortune–teller for Students

  1. :  a person who claims to foretell future events


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