Definition of “prophetic” - English Dictionary

“prophetic” in British English

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propheticadjective

uk /prəˈfet.ɪk/ us /prəˈfet̬.ɪk/

(Definition of “prophetic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“prophetic” in American English

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propheticadjective

us /prəˈfet̬·ɪk/

accurately saying what will happen:

His predictions about how computer technology would revolutionize the workplace were prophetic (= true).

(Definition of “prophetic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)