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Synonyms for prediction
prɪˈdɪk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prediction, anticipation, prevision(noun)

    the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)

    Synonyms:
    anticipation, expectancy, prescience, expectation, farsightedness, foretelling, prognostication, foresight, prevision, prospicience, forecasting

  2. prediction, foretelling, forecasting, prognostication(noun)

    a statement made about the future

    Synonyms:
    prophecy, anticipation, fortune telling, vaticination, divination, omen, portent, foretelling, prognostication, prognostic, prevision, prodigy, forecasting, soothsaying, presage

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prediction

    Synonyms:
    prophecy, prognostication, vaticination, foreannouncement, premonstration, foretelling, forebodement, presage, augury, foreshowing

    Antonyms:
    narration, relation, history, account, report

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prediction(n.)

    Synonyms:
    prophecy, prognostication, augury, foreboding, vaticination, divination, soothsaying, foretelling

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prediction(n)

    Synonyms:
    prophecy, soothsaying, divination, augury, prognostication

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How to use prediction in a sentence?

  1. Eric Harley:

    The progress of the project has in fact followed that prediction. And in fact we have over the course of 4, 5 generations seen a progressive reduction in striping, and lately an increase in the brown background color showing that our original idea was in fact correct.

  2. Charles King:

    An interesting point about the technologies used by the Allied forces during D-Day is how closely their development mirrors approaches used today, there were formal projects led by trained scientists and researchers, such as the tide prediction mechanism created by British mathematician Arthur Thomas Doodson, which was used toidentify the precise days/times that the H-Hour landings for D-Day should take place.

  3. Niels Bohr:

    Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.

  4. Amalie Nash:

    It's certainly not a prediction, we normally we do talk about viability, but it's certainly not a major factor.

  5. Andrew DeFilippis:

    Risk prediction as science is an evolving process, and there is no question that it will require continuous updating as society evolves and to keep up with contemporary trends and risks, there is no question, though, that these calculators are better than the eyeball test and certainly outperform the physician just saying' I think this person has a 10 % risk' after meeting and looking at them.

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