clairvoyance


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clair·voy·ance

 (klâr-voi′əns)
n.
1. The supposed power to see objects or events that cannot be perceived by the senses.
2. Acute intuitive insight or perceptiveness.

clairvoyance

(klɛəˈvɔɪəns) or

clairvoyancy

n
1. (Psychology) the alleged power of perceiving things beyond the natural range of the senses. See also extrasensory perception
2. keen intuitive understanding
[C19: from French: clear-seeing, from clair clear, from Latin clārus + voyance, from voir to see, from Latin vidēre]

clair•voy•ance

(klɛərˈvɔɪ əns)

n.
1. the paranormal power of seeing objects or actions beyond the range of natural vision.
2. quick, intuitive knowledge of things and people; sagacity.
[1840–50; < French]

clairvoyance

the ability to see, in a trance, into the world beyond the percep-tion of the normal senses, especially with the ability to predict future events. — clairvoyant, n., adj.
See also: Spirits and Spiritualism

clairvoyance

A form of divination by seeing the future ahead of time. There are many different forms of clairvoyance, including clairaudience, metagnomy, precognition, and psychometry.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clairvoyance - apparent power to perceive things that are not present to the sensesclairvoyance - apparent power to perceive things that are not present to the senses
parapsychology, psychic phenomena, psychic phenomenon - phenomena that appear to contradict physical laws and suggest the possibility of causation by mental processes
foreknowledge, precognition - knowledge of an event before it occurs
Translations
jasnovidectvíjasnovidnost
synskhed
selvänäköisyys
tisztánlátás
aiškiaregisaiškiaregystė
helderziendheid
jasnovidectvo
basiretgözle görülmeyen şeyleri görme yeteneğisağgörü

clairvoyance

[klɛəˈvɔɪəns] Nclarividencia f

clairvoyance

[klɛərˈvɔɪəns] nvoyance f

clairvoyance

nHellsehen nt, → Hellseherei f

clairvoyance

[klɛəˈvɔɪəns] nchiaroveggenza

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
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She felt it, and visioned it as by an unthinkable clairvoyance, and gasped, for the flurry of war was over.
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