seer


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  • noun

Synonyms for seer

Synonyms for seer

someone who sees something occur

a person who foretells future events by or as if by supernatural means

Synonyms for seer

an observer who perceives visually

an authoritative person who divines the future

References in classic literature ?
But that a mortal seer knows more than I know--where
The Indians don't investigate the matter in this way; the Indians look upon their boy as a Seer of things invisible to their eyes--and, I repeat, in that marvel they find the source of a new interest in the purpose that unites them.
There were all the marked passages, which had thrilled his soul so often,--words of patriarchs and seers, poets and sages, who from early time had spoken courage to man,--voices from the great cloud of witnesses who ever surround us in the race of life.
If thou be changed into this shape by the will of God," say the seers to the enchanted, in the wise Arabian stories, "then remain so
Should kings and nations from thy mouth consult, Thy counsel would be as the oracle Urim and Thummim, those oraculous gems On Aaron's breast, or tongue of Seers old Infallible; or, wert thou sought to deeds That might require the array of war, thy skill Of conduct would be such that all the world Could not sustain thy prowess, or subsist In battle, though against thy few in arms.
It was a time of visions and miracles, while seers and prophetesses were legion.
Its subject, however, seems to have been the histories of famous seers like Mopsus, Calchas, and Teiresias, and it probably took its name from Melampus, the most famous of them all.
The higher the SEER rating of the unit, the more expensive it is going to be.
However, the probe took different turns with the seer seeking legal recourse to delay the probe against him.
Additionally, the changes affect the FTC EnergyGuide label (yellow "hang tag") attached to the heating and cooling system which contains SEER and HSPF ratings for the unit.
For example, a 120,000 BTU load would be expected to require 10,000 Watt-hours of electricity to a 12 SEER unit.
26 ( ANI ): A controversy erupted on Wednesday over land allotment at the Kumbh Mela to be held in Allahabad, as four holy seers, representatives of Shankaracharyas alleged faulty land allotment on the part of the Kumbh Mela administration.
In a meeting with public safety officials in New York, SEER demonstrated live tracking of personnel wearing the NAViSEER in both Hong Kong and Salt Lake City, displaying their exact positions on monitors in an Operations Center in New York City.
Amrane said there is evidence DOE's predicted incremental cost of $335 between a SEER 10 and a SEER 13 split air conditioner was severely underestimated and he cited a 9 percent drop in equipment sales since the SEER 13 mandate took effect.
The SEER program collects information about all newly diagnosed cancer (incident) cases in populations within defined geographic areas.