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fortune-teller

noun

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one who predicts future events or developments
  • the carnival's fortune-teller should have predicted that I'd pass right by her

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The first known use of fortune-teller was in 1590

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“Fortune-teller.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fortune-teller. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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