Associations to the word «Predict»

Wiktionary

PREDICT, verb. (transitive) To make a prediction: to forecast, foretell, or estimate a future event on the basis of knowledge and reasoning; to prophesy a future event on the basis of mystical knowledge or power.
PREDICT, verb. (transitive) (of theories, laws, &c.) To imply.
PREDICT, verb. (intransitive) To make predictions.
PREDICT, verb. (transitive) (military) (rare) To direct a ranged weapon against a target by means of a predictor.
PREDICT, noun. (obsolete) A prediction.

Dictionary definition

PREDICT, verb. Make a prediction about; tell in advance; "Call the outcome of an election".
PREDICT, verb. Indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope