Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. prediction

noun. ['priːˈdɪkʃən'] the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future).

Synonyms

  • abstract thought
  • prognostication
  • prevision
  • projection
  • foreshadowing
  • vaticination
  • adumbration
  • prefiguration
  • anticipation
  • prophecy
  • reasoning

Antonyms

  • truth
  • overstatement
  • con
  • pro

Etymology

  • -ion (English)
  • predict (English)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Prediction

  • contradiction
  • jurisdiction
  • crucifixion
  • constriction
  • restriction
  • interdiction
  • dereliction
  • benediction
  • nonfiction
  • infliction
  • conviction
  • depiction
  • affliction
  • friction
  • eviction
  • addiction
  • fiction

Sentences with prediction


1. Noun, singular or mass
This prediction assumes that the ride is completed on flat ground with no wind during the duration.

Quotes about prediction


1. Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.
- Niels Bohr

2. The prediction I can make with the highest confidence is that the most amazing discoveries will be the ones we are not today wise enough to foresee.
- Carl Sagan, Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

2. prediction

noun. ['priːˈdɪkʃən'] a statement made about the future.

Synonyms

  • foretelling
  • statement
  • horoscope
  • meteorology
  • extropy
  • prognosis
  • weather forecasting
  • forecast
  • divination
  • fortunetelling
  • prophecy
  • forecasting

Antonyms

  • diminution
  • synthesis
  • incapacity
  • unprophetic

Etymology

  • -ion (English)
  • predict (English)
Synonym.com