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See definition of predictor on Dictionary.com
  • as inprophet
  • as infortuneteller
  • as inprophesier
  • as insibyl
  • as invaticinator

synonyms for predictor

  • prognosticator
  • seer
  • witch
  • astrologer
  • augur
  • auspex
  • bard
  • clairvoyant
  • diviner
  • druid
  • forecaster
  • fortuneteller
  • magus
  • medium
  • meteorologist
  • oracle
  • palmist
  • prophesier
  • reader
  • sibyl
  • soothsayer
  • sorcerer
  • wizard
  • evocator
  • haruspex
  • horoscopist
  • ovate
  • seeress
  • tea-leaf reader
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How to use predictor in a sentence

Then, the team used a machine learning approach creating a computer algorithm to identify which of these characteristics were the best predictors of success in the past.
HOW MUCH WILL AFRICA CAPITALIZE ON CHEAP RENEWABLE ENERGY AS ITS POWER GRID GROWS?CAROLYN GRAMLINGJANUARY 25, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
This would still target those at highest risk of death — older age is a big predictor of Covid-19 fatality — and it’d be much more straightforward.
AMERICA’S COVID-19 VACCINE ROLLOUT IS WAY TOO COMPLICATEDGERMAN LOPEZJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
The betting odds are much more accurate predictors than surveys or models, but they’re dominated by higher-income folks who are mainly male, and often bet on sports.
HOW A DATA SCIENTIST BEAT THE POLLS BY NAILING THE GEORGIA SENATE RACESHAWN TULLYJANUARY 9, 2021FORTUNE
State environmental secretary Ben Grumbles said wastewater testing does not replace clinical testing but can be a great predictor of where the virus is and how rampantly it is spreading, detecting its presence in people who may never show symptoms.
FLUSHING OUT THE CORONAVIRUS: UNIVERSITIES, CITIES AND STATES ARE TESTING WASTEWATER FOR THE VIRUSOVETTA WIGGINSDECEMBER 25, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Because xG is the best predictor of future performance, Tottenham’s occupation of the top spot may not be long-lasting.
JOSÉ MOURINHO HAS TOTTENHAM AT THE TOP OF THE TABLE. BUT ARE SPURS FOR REAL?TERRENCE DOYLEDECEMBER 4, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
It turns out income is not a great predictor of enrollment declines.
THE LEARNING CURVE: ENROLLMENT DROPS HIT SCHOOLS RICH AND POORWILL HUNTSBERRYDECEMBER 4, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
For decades now, how a person votes for president has become a better and better predictor of how she votes in other races.
THERE WASN’T THAT MUCH SPLIT-TICKET VOTING IN 2020NATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)DECEMBER 2, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The amount of informal play that athletes do may also be a predictor of who goes on to become elite.
WHY ARE GREAT ATHLETES MORE LIKELY TO BE YOUNGER SIBLINGS?TIM WIGMOREDECEMBER 1, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In other words, if the polls are a better predictor than the fundamentals and experts this year, Democrats may be able to win a bigger majority than we might otherwise expect.
THE SENATE RACES WHERE DEMOCRATS HAVE AN EDGE IN THE POLLSGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)OCTOBER 27, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Finally, an especially strong predictor of election violence is a history of armed political conflict.
ELECTION VIOLENCE IN NOVEMBER? HERE’S WHAT THE RESEARCH SAYSLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 2, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
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WORDS RELATED TO PREDICTOR

  • augur
  • clairvoyant
  • diviner
  • medium
  • mind reader
  • mitt reader
  • oracle
  • palm reader
  • palmist
  • predictor
  • prophet
  • seer
  • soothsayer
  • spiritualist
  • tarot reader
  • tea-leaf reader
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.