Prophetic definition

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Of, or having the powers of, a prophet.
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Foretelling events as if by divine inspiration.

Casual words that proved prophetic.

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Of, belonging to, or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy.

Prophetic books.

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Of, having the nature of, or containing a prophecy.

A prophetic utterance.

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The definition of prophetic is relating to telling the future.

An example of prophetic writing is the Book of Revelations in the Bible.

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Of, or relating to a prophecy or a prophet.
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Predicted, as by a prophecy.
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That predicts or foreshadows.
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Origin of prophetic

  • Latin propheticus, Ancient Greek προφητικός (prophētikos): compare French prophétique.

    From Wiktionary