Definitions for forecaster

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fore•cast*ˈfɔrˌkæst, -ˌkɑst, ˈfoʊr-(v.)-cast; -cast•ed, -cast•ing

  1. (v.t.)to predict (a future condition or occurrence); calculate in advance:

    to forecast a heavy snowfall.

  2. to serve as a prediction of; foreshadow.

  3. (v.i.)to conjecture beforehand; make a prediction.

  4. (n.)a prediction, esp. of future weather conditions.

  5. a conjecture as to something in the future.

  6. Archaic. foresight in planning; forethought.

* Syn: See predict.

Origin of forecast:

1350–1400; ME (n.) plan. See fore -, cast

fore′cast`er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forecaster, predictor, prognosticator, soothsayer(noun)

    someone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)

Wiktionary

  1. forecaster(Noun)

    A person who forecasts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forecaster(noun)

    one who forecast

Anagrams of forecaster

  1. foster care

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