HyperDic: predict

English > 2 senses of the word predict:
VERBcommunicationpredict, foretell, prognosticate, call, forebode, anticipate, promisemake a prediction about
communicationpredict, bode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, forecastindicate by signs
predict > pronunciation
Soundsprihdih'kt; priydih'kt
Rhymesaddict ... verdict: 24 rhymes with ihkt...
English > predict: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningmake a prediction about; tell in advance.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsforetell, prognosticate, call, forebode, anticipate, promise
Narroweraugurpredict from an omen
bet, wagerMaintain with or as if with a bet
forecast, calculatepredict in advance
prophesy, vaticinatepredict or reveal through, or as if through, divine inspiration
readinterpret the significance of, as of palms, tea leaves, intestines, the sky
second-guess, outguessattempt to anticipate or predict
Broaderguess, venture, pretend, hazardPut forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation
Spanishanticipar, augurar, predecir, presagiar, prever, pronosticar, vaticinar
Catalananticipar, augurar, predir, presagiar, preveure, pronosticar, vaticinar
Adjectivespredictiveof or relating to prediction
Nounspredictionthe act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
predictorsomeone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)
English > predict: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningIndicate by signs.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsbode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, forecast
Narrowerforeshowforetell by divine inspiration
threatenTo be a menacing indication of something
Broaderbespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signalBe a signal for or a symptom of
Spanishagorar, anunciarse, augurar, predecir, prefigurar, presagiar, prever, pronosticar, vaticinar
Catalanaugurar, predir, presagiar, pronosticar, vaticinar
Adjectivespredictiveof or relating to prediction

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