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fortune tellernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɔː.tʃuːn ˌtel.ər/  us   /ˈfɔːr.tʃuːn ˌtel.ɚ/
(Definition of fortune teller from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fortune tellernoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɔr·tʃən ˌtel·ər/
a ​person who ​tells you what that ​personthinks will ​happen to you in the ​future
(Definition of fortune teller from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fortune teller”
in Arabic عَرّاف…
in Korean 점쟁이…
in Portuguese cartomante…
in Catalan endeví, -ina…
in Japanese 占い師…
in Chinese (Simplified) 算命的人,算命者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 算命的人,算命者…
in Italian indovino, -a, chiromante…
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