Synonyms for forecast

Synonyms for (noun) forecast

Synonyms: forecast, prognosis

Definition: a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop

Similar words: prediction, prognostication, forecasting, foretelling

Definition: a statement made about the future

Synonyms for (verb) forecast

Synonyms: reckon, calculate, count on, forecast, figure, estimate

Definition: judge to be probable

Similar words: evaluate, judge, pass judgment

Definition: form a critical opinion of

Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people


Synonyms: omen, betoken, augur, auspicate, predict, prefigure, presage, prognosticate, portend, forecast, foreshadow, foretell, bode

Definition: indicate by signs

Usage: These signs bode bad news

Similar words: bespeak, betoken, indicate, signal, point

Definition: be a signal for or a symptom of

Usage: These symptoms indicate a serious illness; Her behavior points to a severe neurosis; The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued


Synonyms: forecast, calculate

Definition: predict in advance

Similar words: predict, prognosticate, promise, call, forebode, foretell, anticipate

Definition: make a prediction about; tell in advance

Usage: Call the outcome of an election