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Plenty of social media soothsayers are claiming that no one will want to go back to theaters now that they’re used to streaming big new releases at home.
THIS SUMMER, WE’RE GOING TO GO TO THE MOVIES MORE—AND LOVE IT MORESTEPHANIE ZACHAREKMAY 12, 2021TIME
There’s a moment in Act I of Macbeth when Banquo, upon meeting the soothsayer witches, speaks, of, gasp, the B-word.
THE CLOUD OF IMPEACHMENT HANGS OVER THE MARKETS—EVEN BITCOIN IS SINKINGBERNHARD WARNERJANUARY 11, 2021FORTUNE
In the midst of the way there arose a woman of Ireland, that clept herself as a soothsayer.
IRISH WITCHCRAFT AND DEMONOLOGYST. JOHN D. (ST. JOHN DRELINCOURT) SEYMOUR
Last night I dreamed a dream; and it needs no wise man, no cunning soothsayer, to read the interpretation thereof.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
Charmian, addressing Alexas in a flattering manner, asked where was the soothsayer he praised so much.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
Louis received a similar reply from a soothsayer, who had foretold the death of one of his favourites.
QUENTIN DURWARDSIR WALTER SCOTT
Greatly incensed, he arranged for the death of the soothsayer when he should leave the royal presence after an interview.
QUENTIN DURWARDSIR WALTER SCOTT
The most famous soothsayer was Melampus, who was also the first mortal endowed with prophetic powers.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
And Aubrit's wife was known to be no witch or soothsayer but a good woman and a circumspect.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
O thou young soothsayer, if the gift abides with thee at all seasons, I have a red-spotted cow.
KIMRUDYARD KIPLING
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SEPTEMBER 17, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO SOOTHSAYER

  • augur
  • channeller
  • crystal ball gazer
  • diviner
  • forecaster
  • fortune-teller
  • medium
  • oracle
  • palm reader
  • prophet
  • psychic
  • soothsayer
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