Definitions for seerˈsi ər for 1 ; sɪər for 2-4

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

se•erˈsi ər for 1 ; sɪər for 2-4(n.)

  1. a person who sees; observer.

  2. a person who prophesies future events; prophet.

  3. a person endowed with moral and spiritual insight or knowledge.

  4. a person reputed to have powers of divination, as a crystal gazer.

Origin of seer:

1350–1400

Princeton's WordNet

  1. visionary, illusionist, seer(noun)

    a person with unusual powers of foresight

  2. seer(noun)

    an observer who perceives visually

    "an incurable seer of movies"

  3. prophet, prophesier, oracle, seer, vaticinator(noun)

    an authoritative person who divines the future

Wiktionary

  1. seer(Noun)

    Agent noun of see; one who sees something; an eyewitness.

  2. seer(Noun)

    Someone who foretells the future; a clairvoyant, prophet, soothsayer or diviner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seer(adj)

    sore; painful

  2. Seer(noun)

    one who sees

  3. Seer(noun)

    a person who foresees events; a prophet

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. seer

    The scout of civilization.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

seer(noun)

a prophet.

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