Associations to the word «Prophecy»


PROPHECY, noun. A prediction, especially one made by a prophet or under divine inspiration.
PROPHECY, verb. Dated form of prophesy.

Dictionary definition

PROPHECY, noun. Knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source).
PROPHECY, noun. A prediction uttered under divine inspiration.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.