presentient

adjective
pre·​sen·​tient | \ pri-ˈsen(t)-sh(ē-)ənt How to pronounce presentient (audio) , ˈprē-; pri-ˈzen(t)- \

Definition of presentient

: having a presentiment

First Known Use of presentient

1814, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for presentient

Latin praesentient-, praesentiens, present participle of praesentire

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“Presentient.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/presentient. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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