Synonyms and Antonyms of prognostication

  1. 1 a declaration that something will happen in the future the complete fulfillment of his prognostication surprised even him Synonyms auguring, augury, bodement, cast, forecast, forecasting, foretelling, predicting, presaging, prognosis, prognostic, prognosticating, prediction, prophecy (also prophesy), soothsaying, vaticinationRelated Words foreboding, harbinger, omen, portent, prevision, prospectus, sign; anticipation, foreknowledge; foresight; conjecture, guess, surmise

  2. 2 a feeling that something bad will happen at the sight of the brooding mansion, her prognostications of ill fortune grew stronger Synonyms foreboding, presage, presentiment, premonitionRelated Words anticipation, foreknowledge; feel, insight, intuition; augury, omen, portent, sign; impression, suspicion; agitation, alarm (also alarum), anxiety, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, care, concern, disquiet, doubt, dread, fear, misgiving, nervousness, perturbation, unease, uneasiness, worry; foresight, prescience

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a brief usually trivial fact

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