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- prædict (archaic)
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- (transitive) To state, or make something known in advance, especially using inference or special knowledge.
- to predict misfortune; to predict the return of a comet
- How did Nostradamus predict that this would happen?
- (transitive) To believe or hold to be true in advance; forehold; surmise.
- How could I ever predict this could happen?
- (intransitive) To foretell, foresee or prophesy.
to state, or make something known in advance
to foretell or prophesy
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predict (plural predicts)
- “predict” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).
- Past participle of predire