Definitions for divinerdɪˈvaɪ nər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

di•vin•erdɪˈvaɪ nər(n.)

  1. a person who divines; soothsayer; prophet.

  2. a person skilled in using a divining rod.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of diviner:

1300–50; ME divinour < AF < LL dīvīnātor soothsayer = L dīvīnā(re) to divine+-tor -tor

Princeton's WordNet

  1. diviner(noun)

    someone who claims to discover hidden knowledge with the aid of supernatural powers

Wiktionary

  1. diviner(Noun)

    One who foretells the future.

  2. diviner(Noun)

    One who searches for underground objects or water using a divining rod.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diviner(noun)

    one who professes divination; one who pretends to predict events, or to reveal occult things, by supernatural means

  2. Diviner(noun)

    a conjecture; a guesser; one who makes out occult things


Translations for diviner

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

diviner(noun)

a person who has or claims a special ability to find hidden water or metals.

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