(noun, verb)


1. (obsolete) A prediction.


1. make a prediction about; tell in advance

Similar word(s): anticipate, call, forebode, foretell, prognosticate, promise

Definition categories: communication, guess, hazard, pretend, venture

2. indicate, as with a sign or an omen

Similar word(s): augur, auspicate, betoken, bode, forecast, foreshadow, foretell, omen, portend, prefigure, presage, prognosticate

Definition categories: communication, bespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signal

Sentences with predict as a verb:

- 2000, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, xiii. Professor Trelawney kept predicting Harry’s death, which he found extremely annoying.2012, Jeremy Bernstein, "A Palette of Particles" in American Scientist, Vol.