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adjective as in divinatory

adjective as in fatidic

adjective as in fatidical

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Example Sentences

Most prophetical was the remark made by Newton Forster to Isabel previous to the action; to wit, that it would make or mar him.

Farther on he laughs at the 'prophetical spirits' of those 'who set the end of scholarism in an English blank-verse.'

He was also a soothsayer, and could repeat the whole of the prophetical Buena Dicha by heart.

The air with which Mr. Doolittle delivered this prophetical opinion was peculiar to his species.

Perhaps he went into the prophetical business himself, and eventually retired on a very handsome fortune.


On this page you'll find 176 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prophetical, such as: divinatory, fatidic, fatidical, foreshadowing, mantic, and ominous.

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