Prognosticator Prog*nos"ti*ca`tor, n. One who prognosticates; a foreknower or foreteller of a future course or event by present signs. --Isa. xlvii. 13. [1913 Webster]

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  • prognosticator — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Druid, astrologer, augur, calamity howler, crystal gazer, divinator, diviner, divineress, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer, foreshower, foreteller, fortuneteller, geomancer, haruspex, palmist, predictor,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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