clairvoyant | clairvoyance

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Meaning(s)

able to see what will happen in the future

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clairvoyant - psychic

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A ‘clairvoyant’ is a person who claims or is believed to have psychic abilities that allow them to see into the future. However, the word is more commonly used in the negative, or in a humorous way to describe somebody who has made a surprisingly accurate prediction.

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Synonyms prophet,soothsayer,oracle
Antonyms unprophetic,uninspired,inscrutable

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  1. How did you know they would pull out of the deal? You must be clairvoyant!

  2. When I wrote my article, I had no idea you were planning to cover the same topic for yours. I’m not clairvoyant!

  3. She claims to have the power of clairvoyance, but I think it’s all part of an act.

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