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English definition of “soothsayer”

soothsayer

noun [C]     /ˈsuːθˌseɪ.ər/ US  // old use
a person who is believed to have the ability to know and tell what will happen in the futurePeople who make predictionsPeople who perform magic or have paranormal abilities
(Definition of soothsayer noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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