Webster 1913 Edition
praedictio: cf. F.
The act of foretelling; also, that which is foretold; prophecy.
predictionsof cold and long winters.
Syn. – Prophecy; prognostication; foreboding; augury; divination; soothsaying; vaticination.
Webster 1828 Edition
See also: prédiction
- prædiction (archaic)
prediction (plural predictions)
- A statement of what will happen in the future.
- "It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future." Yogi Berra or Robert Storm Petersen (in translation from Danish)
- A probability estimation based on statistical methods.
- (statement about the future): forecast, halseny, prognosis, prognostication
a statement about the future