Omen and Prediction


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Omen noun – Something believed to be a sign or warning of a future event.
Usage example: some people still believe that a black cat crossing your path is a bad omen

Prediction is a synonym for omen in vision topic. In some cases you can use "Prediction" instead a noun "Omen", when it comes to topics like sign, portent, prognosis.
Synonyms for Omen


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Prediction noun – A declaration that something will happen in the future.
Usage example: we were all amazed when the fortune-teller's predictions turned out to be true

Omen is a synonym for prediction in vision topic. You can use "Omen" instead a noun "Prediction", if it concerns topics such as sign, prognosis, declaration made in advance.
Nearby Words: predict, predictable, predicted, predicting, predictive
Synonyms for Prediction

How words are described

good good omen good prediction
original original omen original prediction
obvious obvious omen obvious prediction
actual actual omen actual prediction
Other adjectives: ominous, last, infallible.
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