Definition of 'prophetic'
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"He did not realize how much on target Carmen's analysis was, or how prophetic. THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (2003)Perhaps because May used the word `last', Hilda thought to herself, she's getting the last laugh, and the thought proved prophetic. PROSPECT HILL (2003)The knocking through the pipes, magnified by the absence of the radiator, was at once ominous, prophetic. THE LAST RAVEN (2003)
As if his words were prophetic, at the top of the next flight of stairs they were spied by two men walking down the corridor. SHARDS OF A BROKEN CROWN (2003)
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Translations for 'prophetic'
British English: prophetic ADJECTIVE
If something was prophetic, it described or suggested something that did actually happen later.
This ominous warning soon proved prophetic.
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