Word Study
: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
: P- P. P/ P< Pa Pb Pc Pd Pe Pf Ph Pi Pj Pk Pl Pm Pn Po Pp Pr Ps Pt Pu Pv Pw Px Py
progne | progne subis | prognosis | prognostic | prognosticable | prognosticate | prognostication | prognosticative | prognosticator | program | program library


Verb (usu participle), Verb (transitive)


prognosticatev. t. [See Prognostic.].
     To indicate as future; to foretell from signs or symptoms; to prophesy; to foreshow; to predict; as, to prognosticate evil.  Burke.  [1913 Webster]
    "I neither will nor can prognosticate
    To the young gaping heir his father's fate.
    "  [1913 Webster]
Syn. -- To foreshow; foretoken; betoken; forebode; presage; predict; prophesy.


prognosticate, v.tr.
1 (often foll. by that + clause) foretell; foresee; prophesy.
2 (of a thing) betoken; indicate (future events etc.).

prognosticable adj. prognostication n. prognosticative adj. prognosticator n. prognosticatory adj.
med.L prognosticare (as PROGNOSTIC)



adumbrate, announce, augur, bet, betoken, cast a horoscope, cast a nativity, divine, dope, dope out, dowse for water, forebode, forecast, foresee, foreshadow, foretell, foretoken, fortune-tell, gamble, guess, harbinger, hariolate, herald, make a prediction, make a prognosis, make a prophecy, make book, portend, predict, prefigure, presage, prophesy, read palms, read tea leaves, read the future, risk, signal, soothsay, speculate, take a chance, tell fortunes, tell the future, vaticinate




VB predict, prognosticate, prophesy, vaticinate, divine, foretell, soothsay, augurate, tell fortunes, cast a horoscope, cast a nativity, advise, forewarn, presage, augur, bode, abode, forebode, foretoken, betoken, prefigure, preshow, portend, foreshow, foreshadow, shadow forth, typify, pretypify, ominate, signify, point to, usher in, herald, premise, announce, lower, hold out expectation, raise expectation, excite expectation, excite hope, bid fair, promise, lead one to expect, be the precursor, extrapolate, project.

For further exploring for "prognosticate" in Webster Dictionary Online

TIP #14: Use the Universal Search Box for either chapter, verse, references or word searches or Strong Numbers. [ALL]
created in 0.20 seconds
powered by bible.org