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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means; A guess about the future uttered while inspired; Successful conjecture by unusual insight or good luck.

Usage examples (35)
  • In the Celtic Tradition, the year begins at Samhain, this is the most powerful night of the year to perform divination.
  • Hence the word divination has a sinister signification.
  • When they hear that Nebuchadnezzar by his divination is directed to
  • Myomancy (divination from the movements of mice) and other divination terms. for more
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