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(Substantiv) 
Definition
a shrine in ancient Greece or Rome at which gods were consulted through the medium of a priest or priestess for advice or prophecy
Ancient peoples consulted the oracle and the shaman for advice.
Synonyme
prophet
Merlin, the legendary magician and prophet
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diviner
I was called Merlin the diviner.
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seer
the writings of the 16th century French seer, Nostradamus
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clairvoyant
You don't need to be a clairvoyant to see how this is going to turn out.
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soothsayer
You don't have to be a soothsayer to predict his likely tactics.
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prophesier
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a prophecy or statement made by an oracle
Aeneas had begged the Sibyl to speak her oracle in words.
Synonyme
prophecy
Nostradamus's prophecy of the end of the world
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vision
She heard voices and saw visions of her ancestors.
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forecast
He delivered his election forecast.
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prediction
He was unwilling to make a prediction for the coming year.
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divination
Every method of divination is a philosophy about the world.
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prognostication
The country is obsessed with gloomy prognostications about its future.
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divine utterance
(Substantiv) 
Definition
any person believed to indicate future action with infallible authority
He is the oracle on modern etiquette.
Synonyme
authority
Professor Ahmed is an authority on Russian affairs.
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judge
A panel of judges is now selecting the finalists.
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expert
an expert in computer graphics
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source
a major source of information about the arts
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professional
a dedicated professional
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master
He is a master at blocking progress.
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specialist
a specialist in diseases of the nervous system
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adviser
a careers adviser
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guru
fashion gurus dictating crazy ideas
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mentor
She has sacked her coach and mentor and is now relying on her father.
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pundit
a well-known political pundit
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wizard
a mathematical wizard at Harvard University
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mastermind
She was the mastermind behind the plan.
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connoisseur
I hear you're something of an art connoisseur.
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arbiter
Sequins have often aroused the scorn of arbiters of taste.
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high priest
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horse's mouth
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fundi (South Africa)
The local fundi are wonderfully adept and have created a car adapted to hunting.

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of adviser
a careers adviser
Synonyme
counsellor,
right-hand man or woman or person,
consigliere
in the sense of arbiter
Definition
a person with influential opinions about something
Sequins have often aroused the scorn of arbiters of taste.
in the sense of clairvoyant
Definition
a person claiming to have the power to foretell future events
You don't need to be a clairvoyant to see how this is going to turn out.
Synonyme
prophetess,
haruspex,
telepath,
telepathist

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