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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to a medium by which a pagan god reveals hidden knowledge adj. - Resembling a medium in obscurity of thought; Obscurely prophetic.

Usage examples (32)
  • The oracular sayings of Victorian poets
  • Adjective : an oracular response
  • We have been accustomed to call the oracular sayings of men like Thales,
  • German soccer fans are demanding that the "oracular" Octopus that picked Spain to win over for more
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