or fatidical adjective Etymology: Latin fatidicus, from fatum fate + dicere to say — more at diction Date: 1607 of or relating to prophecy

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  • fatidic — FATÍDIC, Ă, fatidici, ce, adj. (livr.) Hotărât de soartă; profetic; p. ext. aducător de nenorocire. – Din fr. fatidique, lat. fatidicus. Trimis de cornel, 08.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  FATÍDIC adj. FATAL. FUNEST. NEFAST. SINISTRU. SUMBRU. Trimis de …   Dicționar Român

  • fatidic — index ominous, oracular, prophetic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fatidic — [fā tid′ik, fətid′ik] adj. [L fatidicus, prophesying < fatum, FATE + dicere, to say: see DICTION] of divination or prophecy; prophetic: also fatidical …   English World dictionary

  • fatidic — adjective /feɪˈtɪdɪk/ Of or pertaining to prophecy; prophetic At that moment he felt quite proud of his stratagem. He was to recall it with a fatidic shiver seventeen years later [...] …   Wiktionary

  • fatidic —   a. pertaining to prophecy or fortune telling.    ♦ fatidical, a. having fatidic powers …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • fatidic — fatidically, adv. /fay tid ik, feuh /, adj. prophetic. Also, fatidical. [1665 75; < L fatidicus, equiv. to fati (comb. form of fatum FATE) + dicus one who utters, deriv. of dicere to say] * * * …   Universalium

  • fatídic — fa|tí|dic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • fatídic — adj. m., pl. fatídici; f. sg. fatídicã, pl. fatídice …   Romanian orthography

  • fatidic — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of or relating to the foretelling of events by or as if by supernatural means: augural, divmi tory, fatidical, mantic, oracular, prophetic, sibylline, vatic, vatical, vaticinal, visionary. See FORESIGHT …   English dictionary for students

  • fatidic — adj. prophetic …   English contemporary dictionary

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