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One who professes to predict future events.

for′tune·tell′ing adj. & n.
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Noun1.fortunetelling - the practice of predicting people's futures (usually for payment)
forecasting, foretelling, prediction, prognostication - a statement made about the future
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An old penny amusement arcade kept Jesse busy for a while, especially the peeling 'Madame Zasha' in her fortunetelling box.
In Turkish, the word for this fortunetelling is "fal.
Growing up she learn about financial matters from her father and her using her social and business skills with her fortunetelling clientele has given her the needed income to keep her solvent.
He appears to have added fortunetelling to his list of achievements but you can't have complete power over the way 10million people vote.
JERMAINE Jenas migS ht wear the same number as those novelty fortunetelling Magic 8 Balls.
As Saudi Arabia has no written penal code, the charges are often vague, covering anything from fortunetelling to astrology to making charms believed to bring love, health or pregnancy.
Titled "Falnama: The Book of Omens," the exhibition includes 65 manuscripts and fortunetelling books depicting figures from the Old Testament, the Quran and a host of astrological symbols that provided insight to people's questions about their future.
After all, if I had those kind of fortunetelling skills I'd be living it up as a master gambler.