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Meaning of PROGNOSTICATION

Pronunciation:  prâg`nâstu'keyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)
  2. [n]  a statement made about the future
  3. [n]  a sign of something about to happen; "he looked for an omen before going into battle"
 

PROGNOSTICATION is a 15 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: forecasting, foretelling, omen, portent, prediction, presage, prognostic, prophecy, vaticination
 
 See Also: anticipation, augury, auspice, crystal gazing, death knell, divination, divination, foreboding, forecast, foretelling, foretoken, fortune telling, horoscope, meteorology, prediction, preindication, prevision, prognosis, prophecy, sign, soothsaying, statement, weather forecasting

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Prog*nos`ti*ca"tion\, n. [Cf. F.
prognostication.]
1. The act of foreshowing or foretelling something future by
   present signs; prediction.

2. That which foreshows; a foretoken. --Shak.

 

 

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