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Synonyms for prognosticator

someone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)

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Punxsutawney Phil, the King of the Groundhogs, Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of Prognosticators, Weather Prophet without Peer, was awakened from his borrow at 7:28 a.
It was also considered a useful prognosticator of our future success with the HMO.
In the days leading up to the decision between incumbent President Barack Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney, when Silver put President Obama's odds for re-election at over 90%, the prognosticator became one of the hottest pre-election buzz topics -- largely due to criticism from more moderate prognosticators who felt Silver's predictions were reckless and off the mark.
27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since it was announced two weeks ago that Punxsutawney Phil would 'text' his Groundhog Day forecast, more than 15,000 fans of the world-famous prognosticator have signed up to receive that alert.
Called the "Penetration Prognosticator," it is available from AFS.
Although the forecast varies depending upon the part of the technological elephant in which the prognosticator has a vested interest (fax, E-mail, wireless communication, etc.
A widely respected economic prognosticator, Steve Forbes campaigned vigorously for the Republican nomination for the Presidency in 1996 and 2000.
The Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, a generally reliable fiscal prognosticator, delivered its state revenue forecast this week.
iLinc Believes Prognosticator in Barron's Article Got It Right
Visitors to Groundhog's surreal world watch as the ultimate prognosticator gets lost in a string of seemingly never-ending nightmares.
But as many have heard the doomsday conversation, few seem to know much about the prognosticator.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- The "911" for weather-weary Americans, General Beauregard Lee, Georgia's Official Weather Prognosticator, at the Yellow River Game Ranch, is slated to determine the nearness of spring on His Official Day, Groundhog Day, Friday February 2nd, 2007 at daybreak.
By the end of training camp, Walker was so impressed with Verner, he turned into a prognosticator.
We've asked our resident prognosticator, Aaron Tracy, and he tells us that Georgia's Zell Miller is practically a cinch to keep Paul Coverdell's seat.
As for Bush, the presidential candidate, this book is not a prognosticator in one area--the political roller coaster ride that he's already given the country.