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Word: clairvoyant

Definition: having foresight; fortuneteller; N. clairvoyance


Sentences Containing 'clairvoyant'

A Seer is a witch or wizard with the clairvoyant ability to predict future events.
Clairvoyant Danielle Egnew is known for her alleged communication with angelic entities.
Erik Jan Hanussen, born Hermann Steinschneider (2 June 1889, Vienna – 25 March 1933, Berlin), was an Austrian Jewish publicist and clairvoyant performer who lied about his origins.
George's Hall, London he performed a fake "clairvoyant" act where he would read a message sealed inside an envelope.
He later gained some fame by performing as a clairvoyant, calling himself Hanussen II.
His wife Lorraine was a professed clairvoyant and a light trance medium who worked closely with her husband.
In 1880 the American stage mentalist Washington Irving Bishop published a book revealing how mediums would use secret codes as the trick for their clairvoyant readings.
In 2006, Salvador made her film debut as one of the supporting characters in the horror movie "Sukob" wherein she portrayed the role of a clairvoyant young girl.
Ma Prem Usha (November 3, 1937 – July 17, 2008) was an Indian tarot card reader and columnist. Usha, who was well known as a clairvoyant and fortune-teller both inside Indian and abroad, travelled extensively to read her tarot cards.
Olav Hammer critiques as scientism Steiner's claim to use a scientific methodology to investigate spiritual phenomena based upon his claims of clairvoyant experience.
The article goes on to allege that the preacher and spiritualist Robert James Lees played a leading role in the physician’s arrest by using his clairvoyant powers to divine that the Whitechapel murderer lived in a house in Mayfair.
The only source of metal on the carpet is mined from a dropped penny; wood is taken from discarded matchsticks, while the clairvoyant "Wights" obtain varnish by scraping it from a chair leg (the chair leg is known to the Carpet People as "Achairleg").
The three again escape Burke's agents, in part due to Sara's incredibly strong empathy, telepathy clairvoyant, and telekinetic abilities.
There they witness an unsettling performance of a clairvoyant (Madame Yamilah) who predicts the illness of one of the members of the expedition.
While advocates of mediumship claim that their experiences are genuine, the "Encyclopædia Britannica" article on spiritualism notes in reference to a case in the 19th century that "...one by one, the Spiritualist mediums were discovered to be engaged in fraud, sometimes employing the techniques of stage magicians in their attempts to convince people of their clairvoyant powers."

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