January 15th, 2019

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Tuesday word: Divination

Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019

Divination (noun)
div·i·na·tion [div-uh-ney-shuhn]

1. the practice of attempting to foretell future events or discover hidden knowledge by occult or supernatural means.
2. augury; prophecy: The divination of the high priest was fulfilled.
3. perception by intuition; instinctive foresight.

Related forms
di·vin·a·to·ry [dih- vin -uh -tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /dɪˈvɪn əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ , adjective

Related Words for divination
augury, prediction, prognostication, premonition, prophecy, soothsaying, palmistry, occultism, horoscopy

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Origin: 1350–1400; Middle English divinacioun (< Anglo-French ) < Latin divination- (stem of divinatio ), equivalent to divinat ( us ), past participle of divinare to soothsay ( divin- divine + -atus -ate ) + -ion- -ion

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