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diviner


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diviner  \Di*vin"er\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  professes  divination;  one  who  pretends  to  predict 
  events,  or  to  reveal  occult  things  by  supernatural  means 
 
  The  diviners  have  seen  a  lie,  and  have  told  false 
  dreams;  they  comfort  in  vain.  --Zech.  x.  2. 
 
  2.  A  conjecture;  a  guesser;  one  who  makes  out  occult  things 
  --Locke. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  diviner 
  n  :  someone  who  claims  to  discover  hidden  knowledge  with  the  aid 
  of  supernatural  powers 




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