Fatiloquent
Fatiloquent Fa*til"o*quent, a. [See {Fatiloquist}.] Prophetic; fatidical. [Obs.] --Blount. [1913 Webster]

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  • fatiloquent — speaking prophetically; declaring fate Styles of Speech …   Phrontistery dictionary

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  • fatiloquent — fāˈtiləkwənt, fəˈ adjective Etymology: modification (influenced by English eloquent) of Latin fatiloquus, from fati (from fatum fate) + loquus (from loqui to speak) more at fate, loquacious archaic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fatidical — Fa*tid i*cal, a. [L. fatidicus; fatum fate + dicere to say, tell.] Having power to foretell future events; prophetic; fatiloquent; as, the fatidical oak. [R.] Howell. {Fa*tid i*cal*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fatidically — Fatidical Fa*tid i*cal, a. [L. fatidicus; fatum fate + dicere to say, tell.] Having power to foretell future events; prophetic; fatiloquent; as, the fatidical oak. [R.] Howell. {Fa*tid i*cal*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • prophetic — I adjective alarming, augural, bodeful, clairvoyant, divinatory, divinus, farseeing, farsighted, fateful, fatidic, fatidical, fatidicus, fatiloquent, foreboding, forecasting, foreknowing, foreseeing, foresighted, foretelling, forewarning,… …   Law dictionary

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