chiromancy

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chi·ro·man·cy

 (kī′rə-măn′sē)
n.
Palmistry.

chi′ro·man′cer n.

chiromancy

(ˈkaɪrəˌmænsɪ) or

cheiromancy

n
(Alternative Belief Systems) another word for palmistry
ˈchiroˌmancer n

palm•is•try

(ˈpɑ mə stri)

n.
the art or practice of telling fortunes and interpreting character from the lines and configurations on the palm of a person's hand.
[1375–1425; late Middle English pawmestry=pawme palm1 + -stry (appar. -stre -ster + -y -y3)]
palm′ist, n.

chiromancy, cheiromancy

palmistry.
See also: Divination, Hands
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chiromancy - telling fortunes by lines on the palm of the handchiromancy - telling fortunes by lines on the palm of the hand
fortune telling, soothsaying, foretelling, divination - the art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means
Translations

chiromancy

nChiromantie f