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divinatory at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

50 Moby Thesaurus words for "divinatory":
anticipant, anticipatory, apocalyptic, augural, auguring,
clairvoyant, farseeing, farsighted, fatidic, forecasting,
forehanded, foreknowing, foreseeing, foresighted, foretelling,
forethoughted, forethoughtful, forewarning, fortunetelling,
haruspical, intuitive, longsighted, mantic, oracular, precognitive,
precognizant, predictional, predictive, predictory, prefigurative,
prefiguring, prepared, presageful, presaging, prescient,
presignificative, presignifying, prognostic, prognosticative,
prophetic, provident, providential, prudent, ready, sagacious,
sibyllic, sibylline, vaticinal, vaticinatory, weather-wise

Divinatory at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Divinatory \Di*vin"a*to*ry\, a. [Cf. F. divinatoire.]
Professing, or relating to, divination. ``A natural
divinatory instinct.'' --Cowley.

divinatory at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

divinatory
adj 1: resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy; "the
high priest's divinatory pronouncement"; "mantic
powers"; "a kind of sibylline book with ready and
infallible answers to questions" [syn: {mantic}, {sibylline},
{sibyllic}, {vatic}, {vatical}]
2: based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence;
"theories about the extinction of dinosaurs are still
highly conjectural"; "the supposed reason for his
absence"; "suppositious reconstructions of dead
languages"; "supposititious hypotheses" [syn: {conjectural},
{supposed}, {suppositional}, {suppositious}, {supposititious}]

divinatory at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪˈvɪnətɹi/

Adjective

Inter: en-adj » -
  • Pertaining to divination.

  • Translation: et » divinatory
    Translation: ta » divinatory
    Translation: zh » divinatory