What does predictor mean?

Definitions for predictor

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word predictor.

Princeton's WordNet

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

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

  2. predictor(noun)

    information that supports a probabilistic estimate of future events

    "the weekly bulletin contains several predictors of mutual fund performance"

  3. predictor(noun)

    a computer for controlling antiaircraft fire that computes the position of an aircraft at the instant of a shell's arrival


  1. predictor(Noun)

    Something that anticipates, predicts or foretells.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Predictor(noun)

    one who predicts; a foreteller


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of predictor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of predictor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Adam Lankford:

    (Access to) firearms (is) a significant predictor of these incidents.

  2. Kevin Ching:

    This goes to prove that ... the general economy is not a predictor of the art market.

  3. Lars Andersen:

    Aerobic capacity, also known as fitness, is an important predictor of health and longevity.

  4. Ruth Patterson:

    The really strong evidence is in rodent studies mostly where [timing calories] is a huge powerful predictor of overall metabolic health and chronic disease prevention.

  5. Stan Humphries:

    Coffee houses emerged early on as a big predictor of future home value. Within a quarter mile, close enough to smell the coffee brewing, that ring appreciates faster than rings further out.

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