crystal-gazing


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Related to crystal-gazing: Crystallomancy gazing
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crystal-gazing

[ˈkrɪstlˌgeɪzɪŋ] N (fig) → adivinación f (del futuro en la bola de cristal)

crystal-gazing

[ˈkrɪstlˌgeɪzɪŋ] npredizione f del futuro
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You are turning into a right LA crystal-gazing dipstick.
The only thing that seems certain from recent weeks of economic crystal-gazing is that Europe is headed for a downswing of inde-terminate depth, likely accompanied by higher unemployment.
Communication expert Petar Arsovski analyzes for Utrinski vesnik that each prediction of the general processes that will take place in the country resembles a way of crystal-gazing.
It was an elementary exercise in crystal-gazing to proclaim 2008 would be the year of EUR100 oil.
He begins with naval-gazing about what has gone wrong, moves through basic science and case studies to crystal-gazing about the future, and ends with a word about truth in advertising about remote sensing products.
The New England Journal of Medicine, a rather conservative periodical not aimed at the sprout-munching, crystal-gazing, guruworshipping, sandal-wearing crowd, reported that nearly 110,000 Americans die each year in hospitals from properly prescribed medication.
In the last few years she "has carved a spectacular zigzag through the spiritual marketplace, sampling meditation, chanting, crystal-gazing, yoga.
The burgeoning dousing, re-birthing, crystal-gazing, pebble-clutching alternative therapy industry caters to a narrow audience - those who've got more money than sense.
What a pity his crystal-gazing skills weren't so accurate on his own Party.
Such portrayals are harmful, says an article in the October 4th National Catholic Register, because these perverse renderings of traditional Catholic beliefs are more likely to draw unsuspecting Catholics into New Age ideas than such bizarre concoctions as goddess worship and crystal-gazing.
Ten perfectly good shopping days to Christmas - plus one less good, scurrying round whatever desperate shops open on Sunday week, Christmas Eve - and the crystal-gazing season for 2007 is upon us.
Some might say the Princess, choosing to consort with crystal-gazing psychics spouting psycho-babble, empowered them to profit from her memory.