English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'divination'

(noun) 
Definition
the art of discovering future events as though by supernatural powers
Every method of divination is a philosophy about the world.
Synonyms
prediction
He was unwilling to make a prediction for the coming year.
,
divining
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prophecy
Nostradamus's prophecy of the end of the world
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presage
Soldiers used to believe a raven was a presage of coming battle.
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foretelling
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clairvoyance
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fortune-telling
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prognostication
The country is obsessed with gloomy prognostications about its future.
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soothsaying
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sortilege

Additional synonyms

in the sense of augury
Definition
the foretelling of the future
Synonyms
soothsaying,
sortilege
in the sense of presage
Definition
an omen
Soldiers used to believe a raven was a presage of coming battle.
in the sense of prognostication
The country is obsessed with gloomy prognostications about its future.

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