prophetic

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pro·phet·ic

 (prə-fĕt′ĭk) also pro·phet·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of, belonging to, or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy: prophetic books.
2. Foretelling events as if by divine inspiration: casual words that proved prophetic.

pro·phet′i·cal·ly adv.
pro·phet′i·cal·ness n.

prophetic

(prəˈfɛtɪk) or

prophetical

adj
1. of or relating to a prophet or prophecy
2. containing or of the nature of a prophecy; predictive
proˈphetically adv

pro•phet•ic

(prəˈfɛt ɪk)

also pro•phet′i•cal,



adj.
1. of or pertaining to a prophet.
2. of the nature of or containing prophecy: prophetic writings.
3. having the function or powers of a prophet, as a person.
4. predictive; ominous: prophetic signs.
pro•phet′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.prophetic - foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention; "prophetic writings"; "prophetic powers"; "words that proved prophetic"
unprophetic - not prophetic; not foreseeing correctly

prophetic

adjective predictive, foreshadowing, presaging, prescient, divinatory, oracular, sibylline, prognostic, mantic, vatic (rare), augural, fatidic (rare) This ominous warning soon proved prophetic.

prophetic

also prophetical
adjective
Of or relating to the foretelling of events by or as if by supernatural means:
Translations
تَنَبُّئي، تَكَهُّني، نَبَوي
prorocký
proročanski
prófétai
spá-, spádóms-
prorocký
preroški
kâhince

prophetic

[prəˈfetɪk] ADJprofético

prophetic

[prəʊˈfɛtɪk] adjprophétique

prophetic

adj, prophetically
advprophetisch

prophetic

[prəˈfɛtɪk] adjprofetico/a

prophecy

(ˈprofəsi) plural ˈprophecies noun
1. the power of foretelling the future.
2. something that is foretold. He made many prophecies about the future.
ˈprophesy (-sai) verb
to foretell. He prophesied (that there would be) another war.
ˈprophet (-fit) feminine ˈprophetess noun
1. a person who (believes that he) is able to foretell the future.
2. a person who tells people what God wants, intends etc. the prophet Isaiah.
proˈphetic (-ˈfe-) adjective
proˈphetically adverb

prophecy is a noun: Her prophecy (not prophesy) came true.
prophesy is a verb: to prophesy (not prophecy) the future.