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of or relating to the foretelling of events by or as if by supernatural means

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obscurely prophetic

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resembling an oracle in obscurity of thought

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Try these: Air, Moon Safari; MGMT, Oracular Spectacular; La Roux, Trouble in Paradise Rating EZRA FURMAN, PERPETUAL MOTION PEOPLE LIKE most of you reading this, I imagine, I knew very little about Ezra Furman before settling down to listen to Perpetual Motion People.
O] / r2-ann memai "But if the deity will speak to me by means of an oracular inquiry [.
One might say that these objects functioned as oracular or totemic icons to which one could return when in need of answers or comfort.
Now available for a new generation of metaphysical studies students and practitioners of oracular divination is the beautifully illustrated, highly recommended, 50 card deck called "Whispers Of Love".
A curse is an instance of oracular address, but one "spoken from the other side of legal authority," say by a convict, a woman, a pauper, a martyr, or a militant (4).
At length, when a sudden minor tragedy coincides with the arrival of the feared leader, it serves as an ideal opportunity for him to persuade his downtrodden followers that, with faith in him, in his oracular voice and steadfast vision, their eventual restoration, even return to prosperity lies within reach.
MGMT MGMT AFTER turning on fans with debut Oracular Spectacular, then switching them off with second album Congratulations, can the American psychedelic duo tune us in again?
Working with longtime collaborator Dave Fridmann (co-producer and mixer of Oracular Spectacular and Congratulations , The Flaming Lips, Tame Impala) in his Tarbox Road Studios, MGMT experimented with various in-studio writing processes and crafted what Under The Radar declares their "most visionary and challenging album.
47-139), proposing a survey of the Greek traditions regarding foundation and identifying "a paradigm according to which historical founder-figures, especially those who found cultic institutions, have portrayed the origin of their foundational activities in their personal, oracular selection by a god" (p.
Another makes the oracular pronouncement that "'Birches" encodes its own aesthetics'.
I suggest that the dialogue points to, though never fully articulates, a view--what I call 'the oracular account'--which draws from both the technical and inspired accounts but eschews the need for an originating authority.
However, given the developments and the incidents in Syria, it is not oracular to say that our government's ties with Massoud Barzani will be stronger in the future.
His insights are from the Gospel to Borges and back again; the canonical Judas: oracular betrayal; the cooperative Judas: true believer, phantom of the infinite; the ascetic Judas as scapegoat and Jew; Judas the god; and adding evil to the son.
Shadows, Crowns and Halos and Oracular Rumblings & Stiltwalking.