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soothsaying

noun

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a declaration that something will happen in the future
  • took the soothsayings published in the tabloids with a grain of salt

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soothsaying

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of soothsaying (Entry 2 of 2)

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“Soothsaying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soothsaying. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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