oracular[ aw-rak-yuh-ler, oh-rak- ]SEE DEFINITION OF oracular
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ORACULAR
It assumes to be prophetical, and its utterances are oracular.
"Anybody can do it, when once they know how," so ran this oracular document.
And Marion delivered this speech with a most oracular and pretentious tone.
"You are neither of you right, as usual," said little Potts, in his oracular way.
Margaret was oracular and mysterious, and looked like a thundercloud.
His method is gnomic, laconic, oracular; never persuasive or plausible.
"We're all like we're made," sounded the oracular accents of Mr. Peebles.
"I would na be surprised," he observed with oracular amiability.
I suppose I remembered it for its oracular sound, and because I was not intended to listen.
Yet her journey had the sanction of Eugenia's concurrence; and Eugenia seemed to her oracular.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ORACULAR
- a priori
- as a matter of course
- by fiat
- by natural law
- by nature
- on faith