Noun(1) an authoritative person who divines the future(2) someone who speaks by divine inspiration; someone who is an interpreter of the will of God
(1) At key moments in her writing, it is clear that she recognized herself as a visionary and a prophet of the first order.(2) a prophet of radical individualism(3) You don't have to be a prophet to predict what happens next.(4) Each is supported by an Old Testament prophet : John by Isaiah, Mark by Daniel, Matthew by Jeremiah, and Luke by Nehemiah.(5) In many ways his importance is overstated, especially in the field of theory, and his place in the development of an independent air force is best viewed as a prophet or advocate rather than as a system builder.(6) the Old Testament prophet, Jeremiah(7) But her detractors are wrong in demanding that she have both an artist's vision and a prophet 's precognition.(8) he is repeatedly hailed as a prophet of modernism(9) Franklin was the homespun wit, Jefferson the far-reaching pen, Adams the sober prophet behind the revolutionary moment.(10) This novel proves that he is not only a literary Goliath, but also a modern-day prophet who has his fingers on the pulse of the contemporary world, able to predict its vital beats.(11) It is the prophet 's and visionary's belief that poetry expresses truth, even at the expense of beauty.(12) the Old Testament prophet Jeremiah(13) He has annexed citizens' goodwill, not in fiscal speak but in a prophet 's rhetoric, or even a poet's.(14) His writing has more the intensity of an Old Testament prophet pointing out the pretensions of worldly kings.(15) It does not need a prophet to predict that history presented that way will encourage many readers to dig deeper.(16) Buddha and Jesus, Krishna and Mahavir, Guru Nanak and prophets of other religions teach one thing only: Selflessness!
1. seer ::
2. soothsayer ::
4. clairvoyant ::
5. diviner ::
6. oracle ::
7. augur ::
8. sibyl ::
Different Formsprophet, prophetess, prophetesses, prophets
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