fortuneteller


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for·tune·tell·er

 (fôr′chən-tĕl′ər)
n.
One who professes to predict future events.

for′tune·tell′ing adj. & n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fortuneteller - a person who foretells your personal futurefortuneteller - a person who foretells your personal future
forecaster, predictor, prognosticator, soothsayer - someone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)
chiromancer, palmist, palmister - fortuneteller who predicts your future by the lines on your palms
sibyl - a woman who tells fortunes
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