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clair·voy·ant

 (klâr-voi′ənt)
adj.
1. Of or relating to clairvoyance.
2. Having the supposed power to see objects or events that cannot be perceived by the senses.
n.
A person, such as a medium, possessing the supposed power of clairvoyance.

[French : clair, clear (from Latin clārus; see kelə- in Indo-European roots) + voyant, present participle of voir, to see (from Latin vidēre; see weid- in Indo-European roots).]

clairvoyant

(klɛəˈvɔɪənt)
adj
1. (Psychology) of, possessing, or relating to clairvoyance
2. having great insight or second sight
n
a person claiming to have the power to foretell future events
clairˈvoyantly adv

clair•voy•ant

(klɛərˈvɔɪ ənt)

adj.
1. having or claiming to have clairvoyance.
2. of, by, or pertaining to clairvoyance.
n.
3. a clairvoyant person.
[1665–75; < French =clair clear + voyant seeing, present participle of voir to see < Latin vidēre]
clair•voy′ant•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clairvoyant - someone who has the power of clairvoyanceclairvoyant - someone who has the power of clairvoyance
psychic - a person apparently sensitive to things beyond the natural range of perception
Adj.1.clairvoyant - perceiving things beyond the natural range of the senses
extrasensory, paranormal - seemingly outside normal sensory channels
2.clairvoyant - foreseeing the future
prophetic, prophetical - foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention; "prophetic writings"; "prophetic powers"; "words that proved prophetic"

clairvoyant

adjective
1. psychic, visionary, prophetic, prescient, telepathic, fey, second-sighted, extrasensory, oracular, sibylline a fortune-teller who claims to have clairvoyant powers
noun
1. psychic, diviner, prophet, visionary, oracle, seer, augur, fortune-teller, soothsayer, sibyl, prophetess, telepath You don't need to be a clairvoyant to see how this is going to turn out.
Quotations
"clairvoyant: a person, commonly a woman, who has the power of seeing that which is invisible to her patron - namely, that he is a blockhead" [Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Dictionary]
Translations
ذو قُدْرَةٍ على اسْتِشْفاف الأشْياء
jasnovidecjasnovidnýjasnozřivýjasnovidecký
synsk
ennustajaselvänäkijä
látnoki
skyggn maîur
jasnovidecký
klärvoajantsynsk
gözle görünmeyenleri gören kimse

clairvoyant

clairvoyante [klɛəˈvɔɪənt]
A. ADJclarividente, vidente
B. Nclarividente mf, vidente mf

clairvoyant

[ˌklɛərˈvɔɪənt] nvoyant(e) m/f, extra-lucide mf

clairvoyant

nHellseher(in) m(f)
adjhellseherisch; I’m not clairvoyantich bin (doch) kein Hellseher!

clairvoyant

[klɛəˈvɔɪənt] adj & nchiaroveggente ((m/f))

clairˈvoyance

(kleəˈvoiəns) noun
the power of seeing things not able to be perceived by the normal senses (eg details about life after death).
clairˈvoyant noun, adjective
References in classic literature ?
Snell, like a docile clairvoyante, who would really not make a mistake if she could help it.
beaucoup moins que] Il me plait, au moment ou le peuple algerien frere celebre le 61e anniversaire de sa glorieuse Revolution, de vous exprimer, en mon nom personnel ainsi qu'au nom du peuple tunisien mes vives felicitations et v&oelig;ux de sante et de bonheur, et au peuple algerien frere davantage de prosperite sous votre direction clairvoyante [beaucoup plus grand que], a ecrit le president tunisien.
D'ailleurs a l'occasion de l'ouverture du Sommet du Forum Inde-Afrique 2015, des medias indiens ont mis en evidence le modele economique marocain, qui s'inscrit dans le cadre de la vision clairvoyante de SM le Roi Mohammed VI.
Acer, Alcatel-Lucent, Alibab, America Movil, Apple, Asus, AT&T, Baidu, Bharti Airtel, China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Clairvoyante, ConvenientPower, Coolpad, Dell, FingerWorks, Gionee, Google, Hisense, HP, HTC, Huawei, Lenovo, LG, Liquidmetal, MediaTek, Meizu, MTI MicroFuel Cells, Murata Manufacturing, Nokia, OPPO, Orange, Panasonic, Powermat, Qualcomm, Samsung, Shanda, Sony, Telefonica, Tencent, T-Mobile, Toshiba, Verizon, Vodafone, Xiaomi, ZTE
It came as quite a shock - to me and presumably to the clairvoyante Tara - when the predicted windfall did not materialise, but no matter; there were other reasons why it made sense to draw up a new will, not the least of them being that the current one, dated January 1992, bequeathed my home to the woman who walked out of my life in 1999.
Her "absence" from the world and emptiness of existence change only briefly at the end of the story, when the clairvoyante
Of all these things I could have told the peculiarities, numbered the flaws or cracks, like any clairvoyante.
A partir du moment ou l'enonce du destin de xiangu aura ete formule, par exemple, comme c'est souvent le cas, par un autre ritualiste, il s'agira d'elaborer cet etat transitoire qui s'achevera par deux rites : << l'ouverture de la bouche >> [kaikou], qui libere le langage divin et << l'illumination des yeux >> [dianyan], ou << ouvrir a la lumiere >> [kaiguang], qui permet la vision clairvoyante capable de deceler la nature essentielle des categories et des etres.
si je ne l'avois fait, je devrois passer pour denature, et votre raison si clairvoyante m'estimeroit justement cruel.
Or, en ce qui concerne la presse, l'analyse des eveques nous apparait particulierement clairvoyante.
Samsung Electronics today announces the acquisition of IP assets of Clairvoyante Inc.
La vision royale clairvoyante permettra ainsi l'emergence de poles industriels et economiques competitifs tant au niveau regional qu'international notamment Casablanca, Rabat, Marrakech, Tanger, Sale, Tetouan, Kenitra et Al Hoceima.