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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention.

Usage examples (34)
  • prophetic writings
  • Last Day, the preterite for the future in prophetic style.
  • Who -- the question of the prophet in prophetic vision. dyed -- scarlet with blood (Isa 63: 2, 3; Re 19: 13).
  • The rural deity had described, in prophetic verses, the felicity promised to the empire under the reign of so great a prince. for more
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