prognosticative
adjective see prognosticate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • prognosticative — index precursory, prophetic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • prognosticative — See prognostication. * * * …   Universalium

  • prognosticative — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of or relating to prediction: predictive, prognostic. See FORESIGHT …   English dictionary for students

  • prognosticative — prog·nos·ti·ca·tive …   English syllables

  • prognosticative — adjective of or relating to prediction; having value for making predictions • Syn: ↑predictive, ↑prognostic • Similar to: ↑prophetic, ↑prophetical • Derivationally related forms: ↑prognosticate, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • prognosticate — prognosticative, prognosticatory /prog nos ti keuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. prognosticator, n. /prog nos ti kayt /, v., prognosticated, prognosticating. v.t. 1. to forecast or predict (something future) from present indications or signs; prophesy …   Universalium

  • predictive — adjective of or relating to prediction; having value for making predictions (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑prognostic, ↑prognosticative • Similar to: ↑prophetic, ↑prophetical • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • prognosticate — transitive verb ( cated; cating) Date: 15th century 1. to foretell from signs or symptoms ; predict 2. presage Synonyms: see foretell • prognosticative adjective • prognosticator noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • apocalyptic — Synonyms and related words: Biblical, Gospel, Mosaic, New Testament, Old Testament, apostolic, augural, auguring, bad, baleful, baneful, betraying, black, bodeful, boding, canonical, dark, dire, direful, disclosing, disclosive, divinatory,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • divinatory — Synonyms and related words: anticipant, anticipatory, apocalyptic, augural, auguring, clairvoyant, farseeing, farsighted, fatidic, forecasting, forehanded, foreknowing, foreseeing, foresighted, foretelling, forethoughted, forethoughtful,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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