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soothsayer

noun [C] uk   /ˈsuːθˌseɪ.ər/  us   // old use
a person who is believed to have the ability to know and tell what will happen in the future
Translations of “soothsayer”
in Chinese (Traditional) 預言家,占卜者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预言家,占卜者…
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