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Synonyms for prophecy
ˈprɒf ə siprophe·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prophecy, prognostication, vaticinationnoun

    knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)

    Synonyms:
    foretelling, presage, forecasting, portent, prodigy, prediction, omen, divination, prognostication, prognostic, vaticination

  2. prophecy, divinationnoun

    a prediction uttered under divine inspiration

    Synonyms:
    prognostication, divination, foretelling, vaticination, soothsaying, fortune telling

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Editors Contribution

  1. anouncment

    when you tell the audience what is going to happen next

    there was a prophecy in school.

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prophecynoun

    Synonyms:
    prediction, prognostication, vaticination, foretelling, divination

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prophecynoun

    Synonyms:
    prediction, foretelling, divination, soothsaying, prognostication, augury, vaticination

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "prophecy":

    prophesy, prediction

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Prophecy":

    Jason Miller, Jason Covenant

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How to use prophecy in a sentence?

  1. Ted Callahan:

    Obviously, you have practical concerns, as far as how close they can get, how accurate their fire will be, the rate of fire they can lay down on the city, but then, you have the potential for panic to take root. And that has almost become a self-fulfilling prophecy in a lot of cities in the north, where people just assume it is going to be overrun, they panic, they leave.

  2. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.:

    Every year, if not every day, we have to wager our salvation upon some prophecy based upon imperfect knowledge.

  3. Paul Sadler:

    When God temporarily rolled up the building plans of prophecy and placed them aside, He made known a secret set of plans. With this program came a completely new set of blueprints. According to the counsel of His will, He had predetermined to call Paul as the masterbuilder of the project. So then, the instructions for our building program are found in Paul's epistles. Little wonder the apostles says 'I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon' (1 Cor. 310). It is essential to use Pauline construction materials (grace doctrines), simply because someday soon the Building Inspector will examine our workmanship to determine if we followed His codes.

  4. Ray Duncan:

    When the Demostenes started to make wine in 1972, they had the next use permit in sequential order from Silver Oak, like Dad would say, ‘It’s the Celestine Prophecy.’ It was meant to be.

  5. Michel Rauchs:

    The recent rally has been driven by the usual hype cycle that we have very reliably seen every two to three years, we have these mini-bubbles, and the momentum that it creates - bitcoin first, then these other coins. It's a self-fulfilling prophecy.

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