oneiromancy


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o·nei·ro·man·cy

 (ō-nī′rə-măn′sē)
n.
The practice of predicting the future through interpretation of dreams.

[Greek oneiros, dream + -mancy.]

o·nei′ro·man′cer n.

oneiromancy

(əʊˈnaɪərəʊˌmænsɪ)
n
rare divination by the interpretation of dreams
[C17: from Greek oneiros dream + -mancy]
oˈneiroˌmancer n

o•nei•ro•man•cy

(oʊˈnaɪ rəˌmæn si)

n.
divination through dreams.
[1645–55; < Greek óneiro(s) dream + -mancy]
o•nei′ro•man`cer, n.

oneiromancy

a form of divination involving dreams. — oneiromancer, n.
See also: Divination
a form of divination involving dreams. — oneiromancer, n.
See also: Dreams

oneiromancy

A form of divination based on dreams.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oneiromancy - divination through the interpretation of dreams
fortune telling, soothsaying, foretelling, divination - the art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means
Translations
Oneiromantie
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These include oracular directives, augury, oneiromancy and haruspicy.