clairvoyant clairvoyant  /klɛr ˈvɔɪ ənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who has the power of clairvoyance
  2. (adj) perceiving things beyond the natural range of the senses
  3. (adj) foreseeing the future

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Man on a Swing, purportedly based on a true case, is a puzzling crime thriller concerning a clairvoyant who helps find a murderer.
  2. Please welcome another first-class clairvoyant to the swelling ranks of those who dazzle by channeling dead celebrities on the stage and screen.
  3. I am a curator, but I am not a clairvoyant.

News

  • Hall stands tall for Crystal Lake South

    It doesn't take a clairvoyant to guess which Major League pitcher 145-pound Crystal Lake South senior pitcher Tyler Hall modeled himself after growing up. "Greg Maddux," the mentally mature-for-his-age 6-footer said without blinking. "He wasn't overpowering, but he had a way of throwing strikes and getting around certain hitters. I think I get everything out of my body for being 145 pounds."
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

Quotes

  1. "I'm not clairvoyant," Dodd, D-Conn., said. "There was no red flag to me that we were getting some special treatment."
    on Jun 17, 2008 By: Chris Dodd Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I don't know. I'm not clairvoyant," said Childress, who has been reluctant to provide injury information during training camp, citing the irrelevancy of the preseason.
    on Aug 12, 2008 By: Brad Childress Source: Jamestown Sun

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