Soothsaying noun – The art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means. Divination is a synonym for soothsaying in foresight topic. You can use "Divination" instead a noun "Soothsaying", if it concerns topics such as prophecy. popular alternative Nearby Word: soothsayer
Perhaps the Trope-Namer for this is in Acts 16:16, where Paul, Timothy, and Luke come across "a certain damsel possessed with a spirit of divination... which brought her masters much gain by soothsaying."