Synonyms for prophetic

Synonyms for (adjective) prophetic

Synonyms: prophetic, prophetical

Definition: foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention

Usage: prophetic writings; prophetic powers; words that proved prophetic

Similar words: prefigurative, adumbrative, foreshadowing

Definition: indistinctly prophetic


Similar words: revelatory, apocalyptic, apocalyptical

Definition: prophetic of devastation or ultimate doom


Similar words: second-sighted, clairvoyant, precognitive

Definition: foreseeing the future


Similar words: oracular, Delphic

Definition: obscurely prophetic

Usage: Delphic pronouncements; an oracular message


Similar words: divinatory, vatic, vatical, mantic, sibyllic, sibylline

Definition: resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy

Usage: the high priest's divinatory pronouncement; mantic powers; a kind of sibylline book with ready and infallible answers to questions


Similar words: foreboding, fateful, portentous

Definition: ominously prophetic


Similar words: precursory, premonitory

Definition: warning of future misfortune


Similar words: predictive, prognostic, prognosticative

Definition: of or relating to prediction; having value for making predictions