Pre·dic·tion n. The act of foretelling; also, that which is foretold; prophecy.
The predictions of cold and long winters. --Bacon.
Syn: -- Prophecy; prognostication; foreboding; augury; divination; soothsaying; vaticination.
n 1: the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
[syn: anticipation, prevision]
2: a statement made about the future [syn: foretelling, forecasting,